Maria's Journey: Weight Loss Surgery


Maria was the first patient to have weight-loss surgery at Children's National. Hear her talk about her experiences.

Maria's Journey

Maria was the first patient to have weight-loss surgery at Children's National. With its multidisciplinary approach, a team developed a personalized plan for the teenager.

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