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Why do some people require bariatric surgery?

Marc M. Zare, MD
Bariatric Medicine
Some people require bariatric surgery because of their life-long history of being excessively overweight. Watch as Marc Zare, MD, a bariatric surgeon at Good Samaritan Hospital, discusses how this surgery also helps manage metabolic issues.

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