St. Luke's Bariatric Services

Fall 2011

Fall 2011

Read the latest informative articles from the doctors and staff of St. Luke's Bariatric Services.




What a Long Strange Trip it’s Been

MaryAnn Green
RNY gastric bypass patient, 12/13/2010

I Was Tired of Being Fat

Jack Clemens
RNY gastric bypass patient, 10/18/2010

The Wonders of Laparoscopic Surgery

Leonardo Claros, MD
Bariatric Surgeon
Medical Director
St. Luke's Bariatric Surgery Program

The Not-So-Secret Formula

Maureen Miletics

Director of Bariatric Services

Insurance-Mandated Weight Loss

Maher El Chaar, MD
Bariatric Surgeon
Co-Medical Director
St. Luke's Bariatric Surgery Program

Solid to the Core

Adam Konopelski
OT Lifestyle Specialist

How to Eat Healthy on a Budget

Lisa Musician, RD, LDN
Bariatric Dietitian

Fear Number 147

Terri Davis, RN
Bariatric Program Coordinator

Dating After Weight-Loss Surgery

Nancy Valazquez, MSW, LSW
Social Worker, Bariatric Surgery Program