Join Dr. Simpson, voted Phoenix’s “Top Doc,” on your lap-band weight loss journey. Lap-Band surgery is the first step. The lifestyle changes and support are what ensure that Lap-band surgery is successful. At his quarterly event, Weight Loss Fest, Dr. Simpson shares how you can succeed on your weight loss journey with the lap-band, by providing information, cooking demonstrations, support, and much more.
Weight Loss Fest is held each quarter at the Phoenix Country Club. The next event is scheduled for May 2013.
Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Chicago where he spent several years in the Kovler Viral Oncology laboratories doing genetic engineering. He found he liked people more than petri dishes, and went to medical school. Dr. Simpson, a weight loss surgeon is an advocate of culinary medicine. The first surgeon to become certified in Culinary Medicine, he believes teaching people to improve their health through their food and in their kitchen. On the other side of the world, he has been a leading advocate of changing health care to make it more "relationship based," and his efforts awarded his team the Malcolm Baldrige award for healthcare in 2011 for the NUKA system of care in Alaska and in 2013 Dr Simpson won the National Indian Health Board Area Impact Award. A frequent contributor to media outlets discussing health related topics and advances in medicine, he is also a proud dad, husband, author, cook, and surgeon “in that order.” For media inquiries, please visit www.terrysimpson.com.