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Bariatric Surgery

Educational Videos about Bariatric Surgery


Seminar Part 1:
Bariatric Surgery Program Overview

 Jean Talbot, PA provides an overview of the Albany Medical Center Bariatric Program by introducing our team of medical professionals and describing the different weight loss surgery options and details.

The PDF version of this presenter's slides are available here.

Seminar Part 2:
Nutrition

Aija Leimanis, RD CDN reviews diet and nutritional habits before the surgery and describes what to expect after the surgery.

The PDF version of this presenter's slides are available here.

Seminar Part 3:
Health and Metabolism

Korey McCoy, expert of kinesiology and exercise discusses healthy lifestyles changes for improved health and long term weight loss.

The PDF version of this presenter's slides are available here.

Seminar Part 4:
Psychological, Social, Behavioral Considerations and Changes

Janet M. Folkman, LCSW-R shares her Albany Medical Center Bariatric Surgery Program experience. She explains psychological factors, such as self image, social life post surgery, and behavioral developments.

The PDF version of this presenter's slides are available here.

Post Operation Instructions
This video provides instructions for postoperative bariatric surgery care, including information about physical activity, nutritional information, incision care and information about when to call your physician.

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