Guthrie Bariatric Seminars in Sayre For Those Considering Weight-Loss Surgery

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Guthrie Bariatric Seminars in Sayre For Those Considering Weight-Loss Surgery

Sayre, Pa. – Guthrie is sponsoring an informational seminar for anyone considering weight loss surgery on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 6 p.m. in Sayre, Pa. 

If you are considering weight loss surgery, learn more about the three surgical options performed by Guthrie’s Joshua Alley, MD, by attending a free New Surgical Patient Weight Loss Seminar. The seminar will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.in the Guthrie Patterson Auditorium in Sayre, Pa. and last 90 minutes. The following topics will be covered:

• Medical impact of obesity
• Surgery overview
• Surgery options
• Risks and benefits of surgery
• Qualifications
• How to get started
 
Dr. Alley is one of the region's only fellowship-trained bariatric surgeons and will be on hand to answer questions.

To register for this seminar, please call 570-887-3920 or email weightloss@guthrie.org.

Guthrie Health is an integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, three hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.  Guthrie Health offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.