Bariatric Surgery Offers Teen Hope for a Healthy Adulthood

February 12, 2016

Come along on Aahmei's journey as she prepares to undergo bariatric surgery to battle her severe obesity. At 17 years old, she's tried numerous methods to counteract her obesity, but nothing has worked. Facing a lifetime of health problems, she turned to the Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Program at Lurie Children's at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital for help.