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Weighing your Weight-Loss Surgery Options

Obesity is an epidemic in South Carolina and around the nation. One of the options to consider for losing weight and living a healthier lifestyle is weight loss surgery. In the video below, Dr. Gray Hughes of the South Carolina Obesity Surgery Center at Lexington Medical Center talks about patients who can benefit from weight loss surgery.

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Who Is An Ideal Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery?

Obesity is an epidemic in South Carolina and around the nation. One of the options to consider for losing weight and living a healthier lifestyle is weight loss surgery. In the video below, Dr. Glen Strickland of the South Carolina Obesity Surgery Center at Lexington Medical Center talks about patients who can benefit from weight loss surgery.

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WIS-TV Features LMC’s "ROSE Procedure"

WIS, the NBC affiliate TV station in Columbia, featured The ROSE Procedure in a recent story. Lexington Medical Center is the first hospital in South Carolina to perform the procedure, which is for gastric bypass patients who have regained weight. Importantly, it also represents the first “incisionless surgery” in our state. That means it’s done with no external cuts to the body. WIS news anchor and health reporter Dawndy Mercer-Plank covered the story. You can view it at the link below.