Dr. Johnell explains why many patients choose to have their bariatric surgical procedure performed at Banner North Colorado Medical Center Bariatric Surgery Services.
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Choosing Banner Medical Center for Bariatric Surgery Services We ask our patients how they found us. Most of the time, they’ll find us on the internet by searching for bariatric surgery. And many of them will go to websites that are dedicated for bariatric surgical patients looking for places and looking for surgeons. And many times, we’ll have patient referrals from their own friends and relatives that know us. And oftentimes also we will have -- we will get referrals from the patient’s doctors and other specialists. We have three offices that receive patients for North Colorado medical center bariatric surgical services. Our main office is in Greeley, Colorado which serves basically the entire practice. We have patients that come from all over this region of the country including Colorado and Nebraska, Wyoming, eastern Colorado such as Brush and Sterling. We also have an office in Lafayette which allows patients from Denver and Boulder and Colorado Springs, a very accessible location for their post-op and pre-op bariatric surgical care. We also have a new office in Loveland that is going to be convenient for our Loveland and for Collins patients. With three offices in the region, patients are able to come from wherever they are and pick the most accessible location to them. We also have patients that come from foreign wide mainly because of their search on the internet for a center of excellence and a bariatric surgeon that has many years of experience with the banding procedure. We have patients coming to us from the western slope and Grand Junction, southern Colorado and even from the mountainous areas like Aspen.