The impact of significant weight loss

Bariatric surgery

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) Losing weight is a goal for many people, but some don’t realize that body image issues can be a big problem for those who have struggled with obesity for years and have to adjust to a new, healthier weight.

Dr. Paul Kemmeter, the Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery at Mercy Health Saint Mary’s, joins Katie Kirchner, who recently lost more than half her body weight. They talk about body image issues after bariatric surgery and how patients can prepare themselves for the big life change!

Mercy Health Saint Mary’s is holding two free weight loss seminars. Call (888) 722-8984 to learn more or visit their website. 

Free Weight Loss Seminars: 

Thursday, March 6
6:30 p.m.
Grand Health Partners
2060 E. Paris Avenue SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Saturday, March 22
10:00 a.m.
Mercy Health Southwest Campus
2373 64th Street
Byron Center, MI 49315

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