Dr. Mal Fobi, Medical Director for The Center For Surgical Treatment of Obesity, to be Guest Speaker at Lancaster Community Hospital Weight Loss Support Group Meeting in Lancaster


LANCASTER, CA /Send2Press Newswire/ — Prominent gastric bypass surgeon, Dr. Mal Fobi, M.D., will be the guest speaker at the Jan. 25, 2005 meeting of the Lancaster Community Hospital Weight Loss Surgery Support Group. “These meetings provide an opportunity for patients, and those awaiting surgery, to work through the weight loss surgery journey,” says Dr. Fobi. He will be discussing the medical, nutritional and social ramifications of weight loss surgery. Specifically, Dr. Fobi will be emphasizing the fact that surgery is a tool that must be used by the patient in a multi-disciplinary team approach setting to effect weight loss and weight loss maintenance.