FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital offers a comprehensive weight-loss surgery program in the mid-Carolinas. The program offers Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy and adjustable gastric band surgical approaches to significant weight loss and maintenance for those suffering from morbid obesity. Dr. Raymond Washington serves as medical director of the program. He is a member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons and is certified by the American Board of Surgery.
Weight-loss surgery patient Mark Rhyne had the gastric sleeve in Feb. 2013. Mark has lost 80 lbs and now enjoys a healthier, more active lifestyle.