A Slimmer, Healthier, More Knowledgeable You

In the new book Bariatric Plastic Surgery: A Guide to Cosmetic Surgery after Weight Loss, plastic surgeons Mitchel D. Krieger, MD, of Fairfax, Virginia; John LoMonaco, MD, of Houston, Texas; and Thomas B. McNemar, MD, of San Ramon and Tracy, California, give readers expert advice to begin the transformation process with confidence.

From how to choose a qualified surgeon and what to expect, to detailed information on various procedures with numerous before-and-after photos, the doctors shed insight on ways to enhance the decision-making process.

Visual diagrams, a checklist of questions to ask your surgeon, and a body-mass index table round out the ample offerings for enhanced patient understanding.