Sutter Pacific Surgeon Gregg Jossart, MD Launches New Bariatric Web Site for the San Francisco Bay
Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation, an organization of 240+ doctors who are part of the Sutter Health network, today announced the launch of its Web site focusing on bariatric, gastroenterology and endocrine surgery.
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April 21, 2011 - PRLog -- San Francisco, CA - Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation, an organization of 240+ doctors who are part of the Sutter Health network, today announced the launch of its Web site focusing on bariatric, gastroenterology and endocrine surgery. The new weight loss surgery site includes an overview of weight loss surgery procedures including LAP-BAND®, REALIZE® Band, Roux-en-Y, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, and Duodenal Switch. The site also contains details about conditions addressed by bariatric surgery, such as diabetes and hypertension.
“This site provides individuals interested in weight loss surgery with an overview of the benefits and risks of each procedure, and illustrations detailing how each surgery works,” explains Gregg Jossart, M.D., a surgeon specializing in bariatric, gastroenterology and endocrine surgery. Dr. Jossart performs about 250 weight loss and complex upper abdominal surgery procedures per year, and has been doing so since 1998. In addition to his role with Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation, Dr. Jossart serves as Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery at California Pacific Medical Center.
About Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides patient care through its affiliation with three medical groups. Our 240+ physicians offer primary, specialty and complex medical care throughout San Francisco, Marin, Sonoma and Lake Counties, as well as at outreach clinics in Northern California and Nevada. Our physicians are dedicated to excellent patient care, combining the latest in medical knowledge and technology with a personal touch. Sutter Pacific physicians are part of the Sutter Health network and provide hospital services at Sutter Health hospitals including California Pacific Medical Center, Novato Community Hospital, Sutter Medical Center Santa Rosa and Sutter Lakeside. Additionally, our San Francisco-based physicians are part of Brown & Toland Physicians. For more information or to find a doctor near you, visit www.sutterpacific.org or call 1-888-699-DOCS (3627).