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Crowne Plaza the site for May 10 weight loss surgery seminar

Roger Williams Medical Center is bringing its monthly weight loss surgery seminar into the community on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick. The seminar is from 6 p.m.--9 p.m. and is led by Dr. Dieter Pohl, the director of the Weight Loss Surgery program at Roger Williams. Dr. Pohl has performed more than 3,000 weight loss surgeries at Roger Williams, which has been a "Bariatric Center of Excellence" since 2005.

In these monthly seminars, typically hosted at Roger Williams in Providence, Dr. Pohl and his colleagues explain everything you need to know about weight loss surgery. At this event, he will explain the various surgical options, share videos that detail how surgery is performed, explain how much weight a person can lose and what the risks are. He will guide you through the process of what hapens before, during and after your weight loss surgery.

All monthly informational seminars are free and open to anyone interested in learning more about weight loss surgery. Register by calling 521-6310 or visiting www.loseweightri.com. If you would like to attend a future seminar at Roger Williams, please visit http://www.loseweightri.com/seminar-schedule to learn more.