Classes and Events
Sharp Memorial Hospital Bariatric Surgery Informational Webinar
Free seminar for those considering weight-loss surgery.
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Presented by Sharp Memorial Hospital
Attend this virtual seminar to learn about Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and vertical sleeve gastrectomy procedures if you're considering having bariatric surgery at Sharp Memorial Hospital.
Eligible patients are adults who are 80 or more pounds overweight with a body mass index of 40 or more or adults with a BMI between 35 and 40 with obesity-related health conditions.
Most insurance plans are accepted. Patients living outside of San Diego County or California who are eligible to have bariatric surgery are welcome.
If you need to cancel your registration for this event, please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
Dr. George Mueller is a Sharp-affiliated and board-certified surgeon, specializing in bariatric surgery. He is the medical director for the Sharp Memorial Bariatric Program.
All seminars are being held online. You can attend via phone, personal computer or mobile device. Please make sure to provide an email address. You will be sent instructions on how to log in after you register.
Patients must attend a seminar before they can be approved for surgery. Consult with your primary care physician to determine if this surgery is a viable option for you. Your health plan or insurance company may require that you explore other methods of losing weight prior to approving the surgery.
Dr. George Mueller