Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Obesity
Susma Vaidya, M.D. talks about the IDEAL Clinic, part of the Obesity Institute at Children's National.
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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Children's National Health System's expert bariatric surgery team uses LAP-BAND®, a weight-loss procedure for those who are at least 18 years old.