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Success Stories



Diabetes also created life-threatening health problems for Auggie, who used to take 200 units of insulin every day to manage his condition. He also had heart surgery at age 42. When he saw how successful bariatric surgery was for some friends, he was ready.


Eventually, Brandon grew tired of how unhealthy those extra pounds made him feel and decided to take action.


After a back injury, he got a serious wake-up call. If he didn’t lose weight, he would need fusion surgery, a major procedure to stabilize his spine.
Samantha's Weight Loss Journey

Samantha's Story

Thanks to bariatric surgery, Samantha can run around and play with her kids without being out of breath. 

Kevin's Story

Kevin can enjoy playing basketball with his son again after having bariatric surgery. 
Minta and Michelle Weight Loss Journey

Minta and Michelle's Story

These sisters have always put the needs of their families first. Now they have an opportunity to focus on doing something for themselves. 

Chuck's Story

Before surgery, life moved in slow motion. Now I have the strength to set my own pace.

Jeanifer's Story

My family means everything to me. Now I have the strength to give them my all.

Delilah's Story

I’ve always loved to cook.  I enjoy it even more now that I have a healthy relationship with food.

Miranda's Story

We’ve always supported each other as a family.  Now I have the strength to give them my all.