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Dr. Fourman discusses how family support is so important in a person’s weight loss program.

Succesful Weight Loss
Dr. Fourman shares his approach to helping his patients achieve lifelong weight loss success.

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Dr. Fourman provides advice for anyone considering weight loss surgery.

MEET MATTHEW FOURMAN, MD

Bariatric surgeon Matthew Fourman, MD, is the director of surgical weight loss at Mercy Weight Management Center and the medical director of bariatric surgery at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center. Because of his strong belief that fitness is critical to surgical weight loss success, he also coordinates the fitness program here at Mercy Weight Management Center.

HE’S MORE THAN A TALENTED SURGEON

Highly skilled in the latest laparoscopic (minimally invasive) procedures and traditional open surgery techniques, Dr. Fourman is an expert surgeon who trained at Case Western Reserve University and has performed hundreds of successful surgeries. But he’s so much more than that. He’s also a coach. A trainer. A partner. And an advocate for you to become who you want to be.

If you’re ready to start your weight loss journey, he’s here to help. Bariatric surgery is just the first step. He’ll help you choose the right procedure for you and your goals, prepare you for surgery, help you through your recovery, teach you new ways to eat, motivate you to get active and, most important, he’ll give you the coaching and life skills you need for lifelong weight loss success.*

FITNESS IS PART OF HIS PRESCRIPTION

Dr. Fourman’s commitment to his patients’ success comes to life in our new fitness center designed especially for bariatric patients. Not only will he develop and tailor an exercise program just for you and your goals, he’ll be there by your side. Soon to have his strength trainer certification, he has a passion for teaching patients effective exercises and can help motivate you to reach for goals you never thought possible.

Along with his strong surgical experience, Dr. Fourman’s holistic approach to achieving lifelong weight loss has helped hundreds of people lose weight and keep it off for life.* If you’re ready to start your journey and become one of them, please come to our next FREE Surgical Weight Loss Seminar and meet him for yourself.

PROFESSIONAL ACCREDITATIONS & EDUCATION

Dr. Fourman is board certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery and is certified by the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). He also trained under some of the most talented, experienced bariatric and minimally invasive surgeons in the nation during his residency and fellowship.

Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship:
Case Western Reserve University Hospital (Cleveland, OH)

Surgical Residency:
Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
Synergy Medical Education Alliance (Saginaw, MI)

Medical School:
Wright State University School of Medicine (Dayton, OH)

WHY DOES HE BELIEVE IN MERCY WEIGHT MANAGEMENT CENTER?

"Mercy is committed to creating a comprehensive experience that addresses all areas of weight loss. We offer our patients services that are truly unique from other surgical or nonsurgical weight loss programs in the Toledo area and will help you achieve lifelong success."



*Each person’s weight loss challenges are different.There is no guarantee of results and vary for each individual.

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