Slimband Expands Surgical Team and Appoints New Surgeon Dr. Jamie Cyriac (MD, FRCS (C), FACS)

Slimband hires leading bariatric surgeon to help meet increasing demand for weight loss surgery.

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Dr. Jamie Cyriac (MD, FRCS (C), FACS)

Toronto, ON (PRWEB) April 24, 2009 -

Slimband today announced the expansion of their surgical team with Dr. Jamie Cyriac appointed surgeon.

Dr. Cyriac, a bariatric surgery expert, brings to Slimband a wealth of knowledge and specialized surgical experience. Dr. Cyriac's credentials include completing his fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery, at the University of Toronto, and more recently, undertaking the position of Staff Surgeon (General and Laparoscopic Surgery) at the Toronto East General Hospital. Dr. Cyriac's professional experience sees him well equipped to meet the surgical needs of current and future Slimband clients.

The expansion of Slimband's surgical team has been prompted not only by a desire to further enhance Slimband's surgical expertise, but also by a need to meet increasing patient numbers and the demand for weight loss surgery. Slimband Managing Director, David Ku said, "We are excited to have Dr. Cyriac onboard. A surgeon of Dr. Cyriac's stature is a tremendous addition to what is already one of the finest medical teams in the weight loss surgery industry. With Dr. Cyriac joining Slimband, our clients have the benefit of being treated by two of the best bariatric surgeons in Canada".

About Slimband™
Slimband™ is one of the largest and most respected weight loss surgery and treatment centers in Canada. Slimband™ specializes in reversible laparoscopic weight loss surgery with a unique aftercare program that includes nutritional counseling, coaching, fitness programs and fill adjustments. Clients benefit not only from safe, fast weight loss but also experience increased energy levels and the control or elimination of weight-aggravated conditions like heart disease, high cholesterol, and type II diabetes . Slimband™ has helped more than 2,000 patients fulfill their dreams of looking and feeling their best.

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