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University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery Launches Patient Education Channel

University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery today announced in partnership with Broadcastmed, Inc., the launch of a new video education channel for patients looking to learn more about bariatric surgery and the services available at University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery.

Available by visiting seminar.uhealthbariatrics.com, patients will find information on the three types of bariatric procedures offered, including gastric banding, gastric sleeve and gastric bypass, all of which are performed laparoscopically at the University of Miami Hospital, the flagship hospital of UHealth, the University of Miami Health System. Viewers may also watch patient testimonials and learn from medical professionals through the frequently asked questions video series.

About University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery

University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery is the only university-based bariatric center in the region. As part of the University of Miami Health System, this Center of Excellence provides leading-edge patient care by the nation’s most acclaimed physicians and offers the latest options for the morbidly obese. University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery offers three types of bariatric procedures, gastric banding, gastric sleeve and gastric bypass. All procedures are performed laparoscopically. University of Miami Hospital carries the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) designation as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence.

About BroadcastMed, Inc.

BroadcastMed, Inc. is a digital medical broadcasting company. We help the world’s leading hospitals, medical device and medical education companies create and distribute trusted educational content to physicians, allied healthcare professionals and patients. Our clients rely on us to deliver measurable results by expanding their reach through the BroadcastMed Network. The Network includes affiliated broadcast channels feature educational content from some of the world’s top hospitals and physician experts. Also among the BroadcastMed Network affiliates is ORLive.com, a leading digital destination for physicians.

Available by visiting broadcastmed.com, the entire BroadcastMed digital library of content consists of ORLive.com and 17 specialty-specific syndication channels including cardiology, gastroenterology, oncology and orthopedics and more than 40 affiliate channels. The BroadcastMed Network’s extensive digital library offers open access to medical procedures and advances from world-renowned physicians and healthcare organizations. Follow @BroadcastMed for the latest news and updates.

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