Memorial Bariatric Services Patient Stories
In Their Own Words
Reading about patients' experiences with bariatric surgery in their own words can oftentimes be more meaningful to someone considering surgery as a weight loss option. Use the link below to visit our blog and read testimonials from patients in their own words. Plus, see their amazing before and after photos!
Patient Stories on LiveWellMagazine.org
Running Toward the Future
Cassie Pollard's weight steadily increased into her 30s. Fearing diabetes and other health complications, she underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery in 2005. She now enjoys a healthy, active life and is an accomplished runner.
Read more about Cassie Pollard.
A Journey to Good Health
Marc Brown struggled with his weight for much of his life. After undergoing the LAP-BAND procedure in 2008, Marc regained his health and reached a healthy weight.
Read more about Marc Brown.