This is Part 1 of a series about Brad and Jamie Dean, a couple who had Lap-Band surgery together, on the same day. In the blogs, they share their experiences before and after Lap-Band, and how they have worked together to realize their personal transformation and weight loss goals.
How many couples do you know that have had their weight loss surgery on the same day back to back? In Dr. McEwen’s eight years as a bariatric surgeon, Bradley and Jamie Dean are the first couple to have the Lap Band® AP System procedure on the same date. Married for five years, Bradley and Jamie recognize their different personalities complement each other—a great support system for their individual Lap Band journeys. It’s now been more than five months since the surgery.