Sanford weight-loss surgery information session scheduled

Sanford Health is hosting a free weight-loss information session from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Holiday Inn Riverside, 220 Burdick Expy. E. The event will be held in the Exhibition Room.

A weight-loss surgeon from the Bismarck region of Sanford Health will review the basic concepts of obesity, provide an overview of weight-loss surgery options and discuss patient requirements needed to be eligible for surgery.

Sanford Health in Bismarck is a nationally accredited Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Center and has earned Blue Cross Blue Shield’s Blue Distinction Centers designation for Bariatric Surgery. People can call Sanford Health at 800-932-8758, ext. 5300, to register or visit (

infosession) for more information.

Jill Hambek