Novant Health House Call: Bariatric Surgery

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Everyday more and more men and women are beginning the journey of weight loss and weight loss surgery. Between the years of 2011 and 2017, more than 220,000 people went under the knife. Is bariatric surgery the only option? Are there other “alternative” routes to take before weight loss surgery? Bariatric surgeon, Dr. Ellen Carraro, from Novant Health Bariatric Solutions, talks about the surgery and what else is available for patients.