Momentum Magazine February 2018 Edition - Page 7

Presented by: Thursday, April 19, 2018 Empower is a daylong conference that highlights the ability all women have to create positive change in their communities and in their own lives – both professionally and personally – while recognizing the extraordinary power that exists when women come together to support each other. Individualized weight loss for a healthier tomorrow If you or someone you love is severely obese, you know that losing weight healthfully can be challenging and discouraging. Geisinger ’s Nutrition Weight Management and Metabolic Surgery team can help you lose weight in a way that suits you — and they’re beside you for every step. We offer behavior modification, nutritional and exercise programs, support groups and surgical options. And our bariatric surgery program is built around ProvenCare®, ensuring the highest quality of care. Getting started is as simple as a phone call. For a referral to a caring member of the Geisinger Nutrition Weight Management and Metabolic Surgery team, call 844-703-GCMC (4262). Geisinger Mt. Pleasant 531 Mount Pleasant Drive Scranton Geisinger Wyoming Valley Outpatient Specialty Center 675 Baltimore Drive Wilkes-Barre Jila Kaberi-Otarod, MD, Obesity Medicine, and Ryan Horsley, DO, Minimally Invasive/Bariatric Surgery • 7