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Introducing CSSMCW’s Newest Physician Peter Bertin, DO

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) is pleased to welcome Peter Bertin, DO. Dr. Bertin is fellowship-trained in minimally invasive surgery and endoscopy. He performs a wide range of general surgery with a focus on Metabolic and Bariatric surgery including the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and revisional (second chance) surgery.

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Dr. Taesun Moon Obtains ACOS Fellowship

Bariatric Program Director at the Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber Taesun Moon, DO, FACOS, FASMBS has obtained his Fellowship through the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACOS).

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CSSMCW’s Bariatric Surgical Center Achieves National Accreditation

CSSMCW’s bariatric surgical center has been re-accredited as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP�), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).

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Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber Welcomes Board Certified Surgeon to its Medical Staff

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber) recently announced the addition of Taesun Moon, D.O., a bariatric and general surgeon, to its Medical Staff.

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Do You Know The Difference Between Bmi And Body Fat %

Most people get these two confused thinking that they mean the same thing. That couldn�t be farther from the truth!

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Beach Body Abs; Truth or Myth?

2 million sit-ups, 500 crunches, all the “As Seen on TV” equipment you can buy and no results? Why?

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Bariatric Surgery May Outrank Standard Diabetes Treatment

Bariatric surgery performed considerably better than traditional medical therapy for obese patients with type 2 diabetes, independent of weight loss, according to findings from 2 randomized trials published online March 26 in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber recognized by ASMBS for excellence in weight loss surgery

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber recently announced that they have been named an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. The ASMBS BSCOE designation recognizes surgical programs with a demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery.

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Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber recognized for high-quality care in weight loss surgery

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber announced today that they have been named an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. The ASMBS BSCOE designation recognizes surgical programs with a demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery.

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