Moving Forward With Gusto

The informational seminar was exactly what I expected. A lot of information was provided about the different procedures. The seminars are led by one of the 3 surgeons who perform the procedures. My session was led by Steven C. Simper.

Steven C. Simper, M.D., F.A.C.S

Steven C. Simper, M.D., F.A.C.S

After reviewing the profiles of the 3 available doctors, I have chosen him as my my preferred surgeon based on his extensive experience. From a very reliable source, I have been told that his bedside manner kind of stinks compared to the other doctors available but that he is the best surgeon.  I am not interested in hand-holding and am not looking to my doctor to be my source of emotional support. I want the Chuck Norris of surgeons and let’s just say the mustache doesn’t hurt the metaphor.

Gastric Bypass

Gastric Bypass

After attending the required information seminar with Rocky Mountain Associated Physicians I have decided that the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass is the best fit for my situation and, among the 4 procedures offered, will serve as the best tool for my weight loss journey. Simper did a thorough job explaining each procedure, carefully listing the risks, benefits and general costs associated with each procedure. I appreciated the direct approach he took in answering questions asked

List of the 3 surgeons practicing through Rocky Mountain Associated Physicians.

List of 4 procedures offered through Rocky Mountain Associated Physicians.

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