Family Health - gastric band procedure

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A group of bariatric surgeons at St. Vincent's East have marked a milestone as they have performed their 1,000th gastric band procedure.

While weight loss surgery has been around for several years, techniques are improving.

In this FOX 6 Family Health report, Tiffany Bittner speaks with a patient about the benefits she has experienced from the surgery.