Dr. John DeBarros shares why he believes the Bariatric Center at Banner Estrella Medical Center is special. Dr. DeBarros is a member of The American Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons and bariatric surgeon at Banner Estrella Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
Banner Estrella Medical Center has a program, which includes a psychologist, a dietitian, and typically an exercise physiologist or someone who is trained in exercise to actually assist the patients in terms of their exercise out because that is very important.
The psychological component is extremely important in terms of patients who need support. A program also should have support groups which meet monthly, and monthly groups, which are led by one of the support personnel, either the dietitian or the exercise physiologist or psychologist for these patients and they will also aid in the patients weight loss success.
About Dr. John J. DeBarros, M.D., F.A.C.S.:
Dr. John DeBarros is an experienced surgeon and board certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of The American Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons, The American College of Surgeons, The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons and the Maricopa Medical Society.
Condition: Obesity Morbid Obesity, Weight Loss, Morbidly Obese
Related Terms: Bariatric Surgery, Adjustable Gastric Band Procedure, Comorbidities, Nutrition, BMI, Weight Loss, Body Mass Index, LAP-BAND®, Gastric Bypass Surgery
Health Care Provider: Banner Hospital, Banner Medical Center, Banner Bariatric, Banner Estrella Medical Center, Banner Health, Banner Bariatric Center
Location: Phoenix, AZ, Arizona, Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe, Chandler, 85037
Expert: Dr. John J. DeBarros, Dr. DeBarros, John J. DeBarros, M.D., Doctor DeBarros, Bariatric Surgery John DeBarros
Expertise: Weight Management, Restorative Health, Bariatric Surgery, Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery, LAP-BAND®, Adjustable Gastric Band, Gastric Bypass Surgery