Meeting Archive:
Slip Into the Sleeve--Less Invasive Permanent Weight Loss & a Cure for Diabetes

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Meeting Description:

Join us for a free informational Online Health Series on minimally-invasive weight-loss procedures featuring Kent Sasse, MD, MPH, FACS, FACRS.

  • How and why weight-loss procedures cure Type II Diabetes in most cases
  • Current weight-loss procedures, including the recently approved laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
  • The risks of weight-loss procedures and the risks of not undergoing a weight-loss procedure
  • A guide to understanding if you are a candidate for a weight-loss procedure, which procedure is right for you, and a guide to maximum success before, during and after your weight-loss procedure
Details
Date: Mon, Aug 18, 2014
Time: 12:00 PM PDT
Duration: 45 minutes
Host(s): Renown Health
 Presenter Information
Kent Sasse, MD, MPH, FACS, FACRS
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Kent Sasse, MD, MPH, FACS, FACRS, is the author of numerous books and publications, and a nationally recognized speaker on weight reduction, bariatric medicine and surgery. Dr. Sasse completed his medical education at the University of California San Francisco. He earned two Master’s degrees from the University of California Berkeley, including a Master’s in Public Health stemming from research related to biostatistics and bioethics. 
 
Dr. Sasse dedicates himself to compassionate, thoughtful, and individualized patient care and brings a wealth of experience in this field to develop the highest quality, medically supervised weight reduction program.