ATTLEBORO — Sturdy Memorial Hospital’s Wellness Weight Management Program will host a free information session on surgical weight loss options from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 17 in conference room H located near the main lobby of the hospital, 211 Park St.
Sturdy Memorial Hospital has developed a comprehensive Wellness Weight Management Program specializing in individualized, medically supervised programs for diet, exercise and medically appropriate non-surgical interventions. For patients who may be appropriate for surgical options, Sturdy has formed a relationship with Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Attendees can join Dr. Scott A. Shikora, director of the nationally accredited Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, as he discusses how weight loss surgery can help people achieve a healthier, more active life. Participants will learn about the different surgical procedures, insurance coverage, diet changes and more.
To register: http://sturdymemorial.org/events.