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New Research in Weight Loss: Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty - Sioux Falls

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Oct 11, 2018
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join Brad Thaemert, MD, FACS, and Kim McCoy, RN, CBM, as they discuss a new weight loss research study.

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This is a free event.


Do you have type 2 diabetes and/or hypertension and would benefit from losing weight? If so, you might qualify to participate in the MERIT trial.
Brad Thaemert, MD, FACS, and Kim McCoy, RN, CBM, are facilitating a new weight loss research study: Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) and the MERIT Trial (Multi-Center ESG Randomized Intervention Trial).

Basic criteria include:
• BMI (body mass index) of 30–40
• Ages 21–65
• Type 2 diabetes and take at least 1 medication for diabetes that is NOT insulin
• Hypertension and take at least 1 medication for high blood pressure
• Lives in or around Sioux Falls (if around Sioux Falls, must be willing to frequently travel)

*Note: You must have either type 2 diabetes or hypertension
to participate; it is not required that you have both.

A free seminar to learn about a new research study in weight loss, using a non-surgical procedure: Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty.

Registration is required to attend the seminar.

This event is held at:

Orthopedic Institute
810 E. 23rd Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Classroom #3


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Avera Call Center at 877-282-8372

Schedule & Location


Date Time Location Instructor
1. Thu, October 11 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Other See Event Description

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