Wright State Physicians Weight Loss Surgery Education Seminars

Tuesday, June 5, 6 pm to 7 pm
Thursday, July 12, 6 pm to 7 pm
Tuesday, August 7, 6 pm to 7 pm
Tuesday, September 4, 6 pm to 7 pm
Miami Valley Hospital South Conference Center - Room 1315
Future Students
Current Students
The public

Joon Shim, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, a fellowship-trained, minimally invasive and bariatric surgeon with Wright State Physicians, will speak at several weight loss surgery education seminars this summer.

The seminars will be from 6 to 7 p.m. at Miami Valley Hospital South Conference Center, room 1315, next to the Valley Café (2400 Miami Valley Drive, Centerville, Ohio 45459). They are free and open to the public. The dates of the seminars are June 5, July 12, Aug. 7 and Sept. 4.

Shim, an assistant professor of surgery at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, will discuss modern bariatric surgery, safety and concerns of current bariatric procedures, long-term outcomes of bariatric procedures, the future of bariatric surgery and the efficacy of the surgical treatment of obesity. Patients who have had prior bariatric surgery are welcome to attend. Shim specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery, reflux, hiatal hernia and endoscopy. 

To register, contact Kayla Mieczkowski at kayla.mieczkowski@wspi.org or (937) 208-5439.


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