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Review Date: 2/15/2016
Reviewed By: John E. Meilahn, MD, Bariatric Surgery, Chestnut Hill Surgical Associates, Philadelphia, PA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.
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Welcome To The
Weight-loss Surgery Decision Aid
Choosing to have weight-loss surgery is a decision that only you can make. But before deciding, it is important to:
This Decision Aid will lead you through six steps, or sections. Some of these steps will begin with a few questions. You can then read and learn about weight-loss surgery and if it is right for you, based on the answers you gave. At the end of each section there is a list of questions you may want to ask your doctor. You may print out your personal report and bring it to your health care provider, if you wish.
Welcome To The
Weight Status Assessment
Want to know more about your weight and what steps you can take to get healthier.
Then take just 3 minutes to answer a few questions. At the end, you will receive a personal profile about your weight status and how you can begin to make healthy lifestyle choices.
Welcome To The
Eating Behaviors Assessment
Want to learn more about your diet, eating behaviors, and activity level, and what steps you can take to get healthier?
Then take the next 5 minutes to answer the following questions.
Click start button to start new assessment or click resume button to continue with your previously closed assessment.