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Weight Loss



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John-Oldham-MD-Bariatric-Surgery
John S. Oldham, Jr. MD, FACS, FASMBS

Bariatric Surgery

 

How do you choose to lose weight is a personal decision. Baptist Health Louisville offers two primary approaches to significant and long-term weight loss, which can be used in combination:

Bariatric

As an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence┬«, Baptist Health Louisville offers a demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric (weight-loss) surgery. Surgeon John Oldham, MD, performs only minimally-invasive weight-loss surgery, meaning a hospital stay of a day or less and faster recovery time. 

Is weight loss surgery for you?

Resources for weight loss

  • Healthy Recipes
  • Baptist East/Milestone Wellness Center with its more than 200 exercise and fitness programs, plus personal trainers to get you on the right track. The wellness center's Learn to Exercise class is a vital part of the weight-loss program
  • Support group at 6 p.m. on the third Thursday of the every month in Baptist Health Louisville's second-floor Education Center. Register by emailing BHInfoCenter@bhsi.com or call 502.897.8131


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