Multidisciplinary Team of Experts Differentiates Loyola Center
WHAT: Loyola University Health System (LUHS) will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony and official blessing of the new Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery & Bariatric Care.
”Loyola bariatric specialists, including surgeons, physicians, psychologists, nutritionists and exercise physiologists, offer patients tailored surgical and nonsurgical treatment for weight-related health conditions,” said Bipan Chand, MD, director of the new center.
WHO: Media are invited to attend and speak with Loyola experts including:
Larry Goldberg, president & CEO, LUHS
Bipan Chand, MD, director, Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery & Bariatric Care
WHEN: Friday, Aug. 10, 11-11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Loyola Melrose Park campus
Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery & Bariatric Care building
719 W. North Ave., Melrose Park, Ill.
MEDIA: Please call Stasia Thompson at (708) 417-5036.
WHY: Talk to Loyola experts about the obesity trend: 72 million people are obese in the U.S. and obesity has led to some $147 billion in medical costs
Hear about Loyola’s innovative program that addresses obesity-related health problems, including Type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and cancer.
See the specially designed center built with unique accommodations for this specific patient audience.