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Free seminar about weight loss surgery set for Sept. 20 at Regional West

September 17, 2017 GMT

SCOTTSBLUFF — Are you or is someone you care about struggling with weight issues? Plan to attend the free seminar on weight loss surgery Sept. 20 at 6:30 p.m. at Regional West Medical Center.

Bariatric surgeon Dr. Jason LaTowsky, of Regional West Physicians Clinic-Surgery, Vascular Diagnostics, will present an educational program about weight loss surgery and how it can help you gain control of your weight and health problems caused by excess weight.

LaTowsky will discuss the different bariatric surgery options available at Regional West, including laparoscopic (LAP) band, gastric bypass and gastric sleeve surgery.

Bariatric surgery has been performed at Regional West Medical Center since 1980. Surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Holloway specializes in laparoscopic gastric band surgery, and LaTowsky is fellowship-trained in both the laparoscopic gastric bypass and gastric sleeve procedures. The Weight Loss Options program at Regional West is a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. The Center of Excellence designation ensures that the safest, highest quality of care is delivered to bariatric surgery patients.

For additional information about the programs available, visit rwhs.org/weightlosssurgery or call Bariatric Coordinator Becca Lattin at 308-630-2249.