This informational meeting by surgeon Dr. Mark Vierra or Dr. Steven S. Chang is free and open to the public. Attendance is highly recommended before making an appointment for weight-loss surgery consultation. Topics include the biological basis for obesity; strategies for weight loss; and surgical options, outcomes, and complications. Family members or support person are encouraged to attend.
NOTE: Most meetings are held the first Thursday of each month.
Plan to arrive by 6:30 p.m. to allow time to park and get to the seminar.
Drop-ins are welcome.
The seminars are held at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, 23625 Holman Highway in Monterey, in conference rooms A, B, and C.
The conference rooms are located on the floor above the Outpatient Surgery Center. Take the stairs or the elevator located next to the Outpatient Surgery Center to the second floor.