Bariatric Surgery: The Functional and Integrative Approach
To obtain an understanding of the Indications for Bariatric procedures
To gain knowledge and a better understanding of Bariatric procedures
To obtain knowledge of How to care for a bariatric surgical patient both pre and post operatively
How to utilize a functional medicine approach to add to the success of a surgical weight loss patient
Physicians and medical professionals will review and discuss treatment options which will allow them to better educate patients on the consequences of long-term obstruction and their bladder. They will be better able to identify those patients that need assistance with bladder preservation.
Physicians and medical professionals will review and coordinate care effectively with the Primary Care Provider and Surgeon regarding pain management while explaining specific needs and duration of post-op pain control. They will be better able to determine when to escalate pain management needs and signs and symptoms of possible complications.