Corpus Christi, TX
We are the only weight loss surgery center based in the city of Corpus Christi, TX that specializes in all three major weight loss operations (gastric bypass, gastric banding, gastric sleeve) AND does the surgery right here in Corpus Christi! Our practice is led by Dr. Lloyd Stegemann, a weight loss surgery thought-leader in the state of Texas and the most experienced bariatric surgeon practicing in Corpus Christi. The mission of our practice is to bring state-of- the-art weight loss techniques to Coastal Bend residents in an effort to improve the health and quality of life of those who suffer from weight issues.
Jessie was born and raised in Michigan where she attended and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from Michigan State University. She went on to complete her dietetic internship at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO where she developed an interest for working with individuals who suffered from obesity. After graduating, Jessie became the program dietician at a weight loss surgery center in St. Louis. She was recruited down to Corpus Christi, TX by Dr. Stegemann after he saw the passion she possessed in helping her weight loss surgery patients achieve success.
Corpus Christi Medical Center – Bay Area Hospital’s Weight Loss Education program is focused on helping local residents who suffer from morbid obesity. The physicians’ and caring staff at Bay Area are committed to improving the health and well being of our patients, who, due to various reasons, are unable to lose weight.
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