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Obesity and Weight Loss Management Seminar


On Saturday 23rd July Ormiston Hospital hosted a Seminar for GPs on Obesity and Weight Loss Management.


The event had been endorsed by The Royal NZ College of GPs as an educational event. Topics covered included:


  • Determining factors for referring patients for Bariatric Surgery


  • The benefits and risks of Bariatric Surgery


  • Management of obesity with Intragastric Balloon Procedure


  • Follow up post Bariatric Surgery and long term management


  • Nutrition, Psychology and Physiotherapy


Did you know that some health insurers fund Bariatric Surgery? Did you also know that finance options are available for those who wish to self pay?