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Bariatric Surgery Webcast: Taking the First Step Toward Improved Health

General and Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery at UPMC

Learn more about bariatric surgery for weight loss in this six-segment, informational webcast.

Part Title and Link Length
1. Introduction 4:18 minutes
2. Why should you consider bariatric surgery? 1:15 minutes
3. Are you a candidate? 1:44 minutes
4. Types of bariatric surgery 29:18 minutes
5. Presurgery Requirements 4:12 minutes
6. Why choose UPMC? 3:29 minutes
Option View the full webcast 44:06 minutes

About UPMC's Bariatric Surgery Program

The UPMC Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence offers patients:

Evaluation Forms for Bariatric Surgery

UPMC performs bariatric surgery at several locations throughout western Pennsylvania.

Download and complete an evaluation form from the hospital of your choice:

Next Steps

After completing your designated evaluation form, please visit Our Approach section of our website for a step-by-step guide on what to expect during your weight loss journey.

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