Jamal’s life was at risk. Severely diabetic, and unable to lose weight through traditional methods, this former college linebacker had to make a life-changing decision. In two years, Jamal lost 240 pounds and regained an active lifestyle though successful bariatric surgery with Roper St. Francis’s Dr. Kenneth Mitchell. Hear his story:
For years and years, Shelley tried to lose weight but traditional methods weren’t working for her. Finally, she successfully lost 100 pounds and became a healthier person with weight loss surgery. Hear her story:
After a lifetime of being called “big guy” Wendell decided to make a change. See how Roper St. Francis helped him lose 151 pounds. Watch Wendell’s story.
Leah lost over 80 pounds and gained a ton of confidence. Learn how weight loss surgery with the Roper St. Francis Bariatric & Metabolic Services program changed her life. Listen to Leah’s story.
As a costume designer with a local theater, Paul’s job is to make people look great, but he didn’t feel great about himself. At 367 pounds, he knew he needed to make a change. A little over a year ago, he had bariatric surgery through the Roper St. Francis Bariatric & Metabolic Services program and …
Stacy’s weight loss has opened up a whole new world for her. In October of 2011, she had bariatric, weight loss, surgery with the Roper St. Francis Bariatric and Metabolic Services program. Today, she is a 125 pounds lighter and feels great. Listen to her story now.
Roper St. Francis Healthcare celebrates Isis, a bariatric surgery patient. Over the years, Isis tried to lose weight by following a variety of diet plans. However, she wasn’t able to lose weight and keep it off long-term by following these plans. Isis decided to have bariatric surgery so she could lose weight permanently and live a long …