“I have more energy and confidence and best of all, I’m healthy.”— Lisa Farmer, Virtua weight-loss superstar
Bariatric surgery is a proven solution for life-long weight loss and can resolve health risks such as diabetes and high blood pressure.
After bariatric surgery, Lisa Farmer lost 130 pounds, eliminated her high blood pressure and crossed the finish line of her first 5K. She's hoping to inspire others to make healthy lifestyle changes.Lisa's Story
Jennifer Geiger's life and health changed dramatically after undergoing weight loss surgery at Virtua. Her story aired on 6ABC in its Fitness Fridays segment.
Jennifer battled obesity her entire life. But, wanting to be good example to her 3 young daughters, she her found motivation to lose weight with bariatric surgery.Jennifer's Story
Barbara needed help in her weight-loss battle and wanted to get off daily insulin injections. She traveled from Baltimore for an expert solution at Virtua.Barbara's Story
Richard Fowler skied for the first time in 28 years, which never would've been possible when he weighed 370 pounds and was battling health issues. Read on.Richard's Story
Excess weight kept Shukonda from enjoying an active life with her son, and it threatened her health. Bariatric surgery at Virtua was the solution that gave her back both.Read More