Obesity

Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about obesity.

Are hormone changes after weight loss surgery enhanced through lifestyle changes?

Lifestyle changes, such as eating a healthy diet and physical activity, can benefit your weight loss, but they don’t affect your hormonal changes after weight loss surgery.

The hormonal changes are directly related to the surgery itself, Premier Physician Network (PPN) physicians say.

Talk to your doctor for more information about whether hormone changes after weight loss surgery are enhanced through lifestyle changes.

Source: Mujeeb Siddiqui, DO, Premier Metabolic and Bariatric Associates; Registered Dietitian Laura Vikmanis, Premier Metabolic and Bariatric Associates; C. Joe Northup, MD, Premier Weight Loss Solutions; Chandan Gupta, MD, Monroe Medical Center