Surgical weight loss is not an easy, quick fix for obesity. It is the beginning of a lifelong commitment to health. Dedication to proper diet, exercise and mental health is crucial to obtaining the best results. The surgery is a tool that allows the bariatric team to guide patients back to health.
Dr. Teresa Lamasters, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in West Des Moines, IA. She is 42 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Dr. Lamasters is affiliated with Iowa Methodist Medical Center.