June 22, 2022

It’s one of the most popular surgeries that help people lose weight. Bariatric surgery has been found to help decrease the risk of a heart attack or stroke.

“Bariatric surgery has come a long way,” Dr. Frank Chae, a bariatric surgeon and the medical director of the Bariatric Surgery Program at Sky Ridge Medical Center, said.

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Learn more about Dr. Chae and the team at Denver Center for Bariatric Surgery

Learn more about the bariatric surgery program at Sky Ridge Medical Center