NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — CT Style Reporter Natasha Lubczenko welcomes “Yale New Haven Health Check” sponsored by Yale New Haven Health.

Weight loss surgery is something many have heard of but there are plenty of misconceptions out there.

Joining us to clear the air is Dr. Saber Ghiassi, Director of Bariatric Surgery at Bridgeport Hospital.

  • What are the common misconceptions about weight loss surgery?
  • What procedures are available and who is eligible?
  • For people who do choose this operation, what does life look like after?

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