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Jackson Volunteer Firefighter Loses 130 Pounds in 9 Months Since Gastric Bypass

New Jersey firefighter loses 130 pounds after weight loss surgery.Volunteer firefighter Eric Katz is going to have an easier time helping people and battling blazes now that he’s dropped 130 pounds since gastric bypass in May 2017.

Starting at 419 pounds, Eric knew he had a significant amount of weight to lose.

Amazingly, he has not reached his one-year ‘surgiversary’ yet.

We’ll check back with Eric on this important day (May 17, 2018) and ask him to share some of his words of wisdom with other people considering a bariatric weight loss surgery solution.

To learn more about the different weight loss surgery procedures, check out our Metabolic and Bariatric Medicine Page or call our team of friendly bariatric experts at (732) 217-3897.

We have offices located in Holmdel and Old Bridge and offer evening appointments on Tuesdays.