Surgical Weight-Loss Seminar

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

This bimonthly informational seminar is for prospective patients and the general public.

Carlos Galvani, associate professor of surgery and director of minimally invasive, bariatric and robotic surgery at The University of Arizona Medical Center, will discuss the latest medical advancements in surgical weight loss, with topics such as:

  • Obesity, including the medical definition of obesity, causes, impact on general health and potential health complications.
  • Medical, or non-surgical, treatment for obesity and morbid obesity.
  • Surgical treatment for morbid obesity, including types of procedures, complications and short-term and long-term outcomes.

Register online or call 520-626-2635.

Attendance at the seminar is required prior to scheduling a bariatric consultation.

Main Campus
The University of Arizona Cancer Center Kiewit Auditorium
Tucson , AZ
United States
Arizona US
contact info & links
UA Department of Surgery
Contact Person: 
Melissa Carton
Contact's Phone: 
Contact's Email: 

Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact, Melissa Carton.