Event Date/Time: Aug 02, 2008
Lifestyle changes have turned obesity into a mordern epidemic. More and more people turn to specialists for assistance into returning to the "normal" non-obese population. A new exciting field of plastic surgery addressing problems after a massive weight loss has emerged - the postbariatric plastic surgery. This symposium takes place after a gastric banding workshop and is aimed to inform patients and primary care phycisians about the possibilities of body contouring for those patients.