Kristy Walker says she used to wake up every day on a diet and go to bed every night a failure. Overweight and miserable, Walker eventually made a decision that completely changed her life. She had bariatric surgery and lost 140 pounds. She doesn't wake up depressed anymore and says the word "failure" is no longer part of her vocabulary.
Early Bariatric Surgery Helps Patient Thrive in Life
In her early 20s, Kristy was already exhausted from trying every diet. She knew bariatric surgery was for her. Now, she couldn't feel better.
Education Sets Patient on a Healthy Path
A visit to her family doctor revealed a woman’s hidden health issue.
Patient Credits Bariatric Surgery with Helping Him Get Healthy
Don shares how the SMF Weight Management Programs ongoing support following bariatric surgery helped him go from 500 to 375 pounds.
Weight Loss Surgery – A Chance for Change
With her gastric sleeve weight loss procedure and her commitment to lifelong change, Leah’s been able to share her journey.
Father-Daughter Weight Loss Success
See how Scott Tavalero and his daughter Elizabeth supported each other through bariatric surgery at the SMF Weight Management Program.
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