Recognized as a Center of Excellence by the American Society for Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery
Published: May 29, 2007
Updated: June 30, 2010
To familiarize you with available procedures, Duke Aesthetic Services offers a full array of seminars, personal consultations, and literature.
Free seminars are conducted by Duke physicians and provide you with an opportunity to learn about various procedures in more depth. A list of offered procedures is displayed on their Web site.
Plastic surgery following weight-loss surgery is considered an elective procedure. It usually is not covered by insurance companies unless there are strong medical indications.