Success Stories: Meet Our Patients

Micaela Chapa

"I feel in control!"
Like most weight loss surgery patients, Micaela Chapa began by working with a nutritionist and a psychologist at the Pediatric Weight Clinic. With their support, she lost almost 50 pounds. After the surgery, the weight continued to steadily come off, as she continued exercising and decreasing the size of her meals. Now, four years after Micaela's surgery, she has lost a total of 165 pounds.

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Michelle and Miguel Rangel

"More comfortable with who they are"
The Rangel siblings have lost a combined total of 200 pounds. They are enjoying sports and the outdoors, and many of their health problems have alleviated. Much of their success comes from their dedication to their health.

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