Meet The Surgeon - Dr. Arun Rao, MD - Bariatric Surgeon
Sarasota Memorial Health Care Center at University Parkway 5350 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34243
Location: 2nd Floor Conference Room
Registration: (941) 917-4753
You Must Register to Attend
Dr. Arun Rao, MD, is the new 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