See a Life Change
See how the UC Health Weight Loss Center has inspired, educated and empowered patients to find their healthy weight. Because our programs and resources are tailored to each individual, the stories of our patients’ journeys are as unique as each patient. See their amazing life changes for yourself.
Gastric Sleeve Surgery Can Lengthen Your Life
Mike Mercier of Florence, Kentucky, is not unlike many people who have faced lifelong challenges with weight.
Success After a Second Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Many of us have heard the saying, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.” Venita McClair openly shares that she had weight-loss surgery twice.
Achieving Major Weight Loss with Gastric Sleeve Surgery and Healthy Lifestyle
For Megan, gastric sleeve weight loss surgery was the first step to a journey of discipline and lifestyle changes. Through it all, she achieved amazing results, including 270lbs lost.
Kami & Jake's Story
Same Day, Same Surgeon, Same Weight Loss Journey
Kami and Jake Barnes have been married for nearly 15 years. When you first meet them, it is obvious that they are the best of friends.
Gastric Sleeve Surgery Restores Matt’s Mobility — and Zest for Life
When Matt Carmack, age 55, reflects on his relationship with weight over his lifetime, he begins by saying, “I guess I’ve been husky all my life — I wore ‘size husky’ pants in grade school.”.
Weight Loss Surgery Enables Lifesaving Kidney Transplant
Lurinda Smith grew up in the 1970s, a different era when food was simpler and more natural, and an abundance of snacks between meals was not at our disposal as they are today.
Weight Loss Surgery Enables the Joy of Motherhood
Katie Lee has always been a girl with a plan. Active since she was young, she played multiple sports in high school and remained “on-the-go” as she entered college.
Breaking Out from the Emotional Prison of Obesity
Erica Dille, 42, of Hamilton, was once a prisoner in her own home, too embarrassed and ashamed to go out in public because of her morbid obesity.
Not that long ago, a short walk used to exhaust Shane Vicars. Today, Shane has completed 10 marathons within 12 months. And he’s not planning to take his running shoes off anytime soon.
Attend a FreeEducational Seminar
Take the first step to achieve long-term, healthy weight loss success. Our free weight loss seminar is a great way learn more, ask questions and explore your options.