St. Luke's Bariatric Services

Fall 2013

Fall 2013

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



My Weight Loss Journey!  Tawnia Cunningham
Gastric Bypass Patient
Treating Morbid Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome  Leonardo Claros, MD, FACS, FASMBS 
Chief of Bariatric Surgery and Medical Director,
St. Luke's Bariatric Surgery Program
Vitamin D  Carol Ruspantini, PA-C, RD, LDN
Bariatric Physician Assistant
Can You Be Vegan/Vegetarian after Bariatric Surgery?  Laurie Shank, RD, LDN
Bariatric Dietitian
The Magic Pill  Terri Davis, RN
St. Luke's Bariatric Program Coordinator
Sleep Apnea, Before and After Bariatric Surgery  Maureen Miletics, RN, BSN, MS, CBN
Director of Bariatric Services
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Change Your Thinking  Nancy Velazquez, MSW, LSW
Bariatric Social Worker