Patient Stories

April’s Story

April’s cardiologist suggested bariatric surgery because her obesity was causing high blood pressure and undue stress on her heart. After researching programs, April chose Temple for bariatric surgery and says she now feels “amazing; like I’m 18 again.”

 

To register for a free informational seminar or to make an appointment for a consultation with a Temple bariatric surgeon, click here or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).

Breskie’s Story

Breskie was considering having children and knew she had to get control of her weight. She came to Temple for bariatric surgery and says she now feels healthy and has “all the energy in the world.”

To register for a free informational seminar or to make an appointment for a consultation with a Temple bariatric surgeon, click here or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).

Bobbie’s Story

Bobbie had a lack of energy and low self-esteem because of her obesity. After bariatric surgery at Temple, she now runs and dances, and feels much better about herself and the way she looks.

 

To register for a free informational seminar or to make an appointment for a consultation with a Temple bariatric surgeon, click here or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).

Kristi’s Story

Kristi began dieting at age 11 and developed serious health problems due to obesity in her 30s. After bariatric surgery at Temple, Kristi’s blood pressure is significantly lower, her joint pains have disappeared and she no longer has sleep apnea.

 

To register for a free informational seminar or to make an appointment for a consultation with a Temple bariatric surgeon, click here or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).

Lois’s Story

After years of losing weight and gaining it back, Lois decided she had to take a different approach. Before bariatric surgery, she weighed 353 pounds. Now, she’s down to 165 pounds and thrilled with the way she looks and feels.

 

To register for a free informational seminar or to make an appointment for a consultation with a Temple bariatric surgeon, click here or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).

Neil’s Story

Neil’s wife and children told him they were worried about his health and begged him to do something about his weight. He came to Temple for bariatric surgery, lost 65 pounds and no longer has sleep apnea or the need to take medicine for high cholesterol.

 

To register for a free informational seminar or to make an appointment for a consultation with a Temple bariatric surgeon, click here or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).

Robin’s Story

Robin weighed over 266 pounds, the heaviest she’d ever been, and felt too tired keep up with her grandson. Post-surgery, she’s 90 pounds lighter, just finished her first 5K race and says she has plenty of energy for her grandson.

 

To register for a free informational seminar or to make an appointment for a consultation with a Temple bariatric surgeon, click here or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).