Sheri Cornett, Newland


“I’m a food addict, and my addiction was killing me. I knew I had to do something about it, but

Andra Williams, Statesville, NC


“I decided to get the surgery because I had a weight problem for most of my life and I had

Kristeen Winebarger


“I had been clinically obese for 12 years. I was diagnosed with multiple health issues like high cholesterol, diabetes, borderline

Chesley Greer, Morganton


“I have struggled with my weight my whole life. Due to my weight, I developed problems with my feet and ankles

Jessica Goodman, Salisbury


  “The Surgical Weight Management Program at Catawba Valley Medical Center changed my life for the better. Because of my weight,

Mark and Adrianne Chafin, Hickory


“Today we are a totally different couple! Together, we have lost a total of 288 pounds! The “light-bulb” moment for

Janet Heafner

“On December 3, 2004, I had the Roux en Y gastric bypass at Catawba Valley Medical Center. Since then, my

Danny Yancey

At age 34, Danny Yancey weighed in at 350 pounds and was not only frustrated, but also unhealthy. He had