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My NEW Life, Thanks to Lap Band - Atlanta, GA

As I was approaching my 40th birthday I knew, deep...

As I was approaching my 40th birthday I knew, deep in my soul that I needed to make some changes in my life. Life was passing me by... I was sitting on the sofa wishing, hoping and dreaming instead of taking action.

I was 325lbs and miserable with my life. I saw an ad for a local bariatric clinic and went to a Lap Band seminar. I knew it was for me! After 4.5 months of insurance hurdles, I had my surgery. Since then, my life has changed so much. I started following a passion and dream of becoming and actor. It's still a scary journey and I have my hurdles and challenges, but I have this little device inside me to keep me in check. I'm down 110lbs since 2009!

The hardest thing about my journey has been...

The hardest thing about my journey has been overcoming emotional hunger, and really eating when hungry. I've always been an emotional eater. I am thankful that part of my insurance approval process was counseling which made me realize I was an emotional eater. Even though I am several years out from my surgery date of 2009, I still have to think "Am I hungry, or am I EMO-EATING". Now I know how to identify the signs and stop it.
Christopher Hart

He was awesome! Very to the point and real with me and my expectations.

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
4 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
5 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
4 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
5 out of 5 stars Payment process
5 out of 5 stars Wait times
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