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Moderator: Matt Hutter, MD MPH FASMBS, President
Presenters: Peng (Charles) Zhang, MD PhD FACS IFASMBS, Clifford Ko, MD MS MSHS FACS, and Eric DeMaria, MD FASMBS
Executive Council Panelists: Shanu Kothari, MD FASMBS, President Elect, Teresa LaMasters, MD FACS FASMBS, Secretary/Treasurer, and Nate Sann, MSN CRNP FNP-BC, Integrated Health President-Elect
Our expert presenters discussed how and when to resume your bariatric surgery in the COVID-19 era. Topics included:…
Our expert panel discussed how to successfully incorporate telemedicine into your bariatric practice in the COVID-19 era. Topics included: conducting virtual consults, advantages of using Facebook for support groups, bariatric behavioral telehealth, coding components, and more.
Our expert panel discussed issues related to COVID-19 that impact our members and our patients. Topics included: the impact on community/private practices, working with payers/insurers with regards to required programs, pearls and pitfalls for telehealth, fellows experience, and other matters.
ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 105: Bariatric Surgery and Pregnancy ACOG Practice Bulletin No 156: Obesity in Pregnancy