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 complications of the disease process of obesity and review pertinent information about talking to your patients about obesity and counseling them on treatment. They will be able to summarize full scope treatment options and new advancements in the study of obesity.
The topic of current diabetic treatment and how to improve care is important because it is a leading factor in cardiovascular disease, renal failure and obesity. Only 20% of diabetic patient meet all the health goals including HgBA1c, BP control, smoking and cholesterol levels. There are new agents and self-monitoring tools that can improve diabetic care.