Patient Stories - Weight Loss Surgery
Here are some of the life changing stories from patients at Mills-Peninsula Health Services who have had weight loss surgery.
Richard and Kathy Gingras collectively lost 200 pounds after having weight loss surgery at Mills-Peninsula. Kathy calls the surgery the best choice she ever made -- she feels invigorated and can keep up with her new grandchild. Richard's doctors told him he would not have survived cardiac arrest two years ago if he hadn't lost the weight.
Aimee Price had tried to diet, but weight loss surgery was the tool that worked. She lost 100 pounds and is confident she can keep it off with the support of Mills-Peninsula.
Ken Plough struggled with weight all his life. Seven years ago he turned to Mills-Peninsula's bariatric surgery program for help. Today his diabetes and asthma are no longer problems. His backache and sleep apnea are virtually gone.