Frequently Asked Questions

  • Am I a candidate for bariatric surgery?

  • What would make me a non-candidate for surgery

  • What are the benefits of surgery?

  • Are there risks associated with bariatric surgery?

  • Is there anything that can be done to decrease the risks?

  • Will my insurance cover this procedure?

  • How long will I be in the hospital?

  • How soon will I be able to return to work?

  • Will I need to take vitamin supplements after surgery?

  • What about follow-up?

  • How much weight will I lose?

  • Will I need plastic surgery because of excess skin?

  • What about pregnancy after bariatric surgery?

Hahnemann bariatrics

  231 N. Broad Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107
or visit us at our new site located at
2813 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19149

Call (267) 330-0760 or email us for more information!