Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Lecture Series – To Revise or Not to Revise: Perspectives on the Bariatric Revision Process

Recorded February 15, 2024

Speakers: Erica Amianda, PA-C, Megan Jenkins, MD FASMBS, and Marguerite Sheipe-Dunham, DNP CRNP CBN
Moderator: Michael Dougherty, II, PA-C

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A panel of Bariatric Surgery medical professionals will educate and discuss Bariatric revisionary patients, including but limited to the selection process, preoperative assessment, insurance coverage, intra-operative considerations, and much more.

Target Audience

APP (PA-C, NP, CNS) and any medical professional who engages with Bariatric revisional patients.


  1. Describe the risks/benefits of revisional Bariatric Surgery 
  2. Describe the process of establishing patient expectations before and after surgery
  3. Describe the preoperative assessment for revisional Bariatric Surgery patient
  4. Discuss insurance considerations for the revisional Bariatric Surgery patient
  5. Describe the surgeon perspective on revisional Bariatric Surgery
  6. Discuss a series of case studies focused on the revisional Bariatric Surgery patient

Accreditation Statement

The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

Erica Amianda, PA-C – Speaker- No Financial Relationships

Marguerite Sheipe-Dunham, DNP CRNP CBN – Speaker- No Financial Relationships

Megan Jenkins, MD FASMBS -Speaker- Consultant and Speaker for Intuitive Surgical

Michael Dougherty, II, PA-C – Moderator- No Financial Relationships

Duration: 01:29:12