Event date: 6/26/2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Export event

Meet The Surgeon - Dr. Arun Rao - Bariatric Surgeon

Sarasota Memorial Hospital's Health Care Center on University Pkwy. 5350 University Pkwy. Sarasota, FL 34243

Location: 2nd Floor Conference Room


Registration: (941) 917-4753

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Arun Rao, MD, as medical director of Sarasota Memorial's
Bariatric Services. A board-certified general surgeon, fellowship-trained
in bariatric, minimally invasive and robotic surgery, Dr. Rao provides a comprehensive
program to help patients lose weight safely and resolve many of the conditions
associated with obesity, including Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea
and lipid disorders.

Sarasota Memorial Hospital currently has a 6 step process Comprehensive Bariatric Program:

Step 1: Get The Facts -  Learn about the science of obesity and how to break the chain of events - the who, what, and why me?


Step 2: Get Your Initial Consultation - Call our office to get the facts and make an appointment (941) 917-4753


Step 3: Get To Know Us - Meet our team of surgeons and staff - you will have the most dedicated and highly qualified team on your side


Step 4: Get Questions Answered - We are here to help. Any questions you have we will have the answers for you


Step 5: Get Ready, Get Set, Get Surgery - You've been evaluated and qualified as a candidate for surgery. Learn about your diet, getting back to work, and leading a normal healthy lifestyle


Step 6: Get Back On Your Feet – Walk through the recovery process – Utilize our Support Groups, Learn about your diet, getting back to work, and leading a normal healthy lifestyle