Bariatric Surgery


Surgeon Alan Schuricht, MD, FACS discusses the Penn bariatric surgery program and the commitment it involves from patients, their caregivers and clinical specialists. Dr. Schuricht explains the patient criteria for the procedure, Penn Medicine’s comprehensive team that helps prepare its patients and carefully gauge their readiness for the bariatric surgery process as a precedent for success.


Penn PhysicianLink®

Penn PhysicianLink® is an exclusive program that helps all referring physicians connect with Penn Medicine. This comprehensive package of support services expedites and facilitates direct physician communication for patient consults, referrals and transfers.

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