What is the British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)?
We are a professional society of surgeons involved in obesity management. Membership of the society includes medical professionals and allied health professionals including specialist nurses, dieticians, psychologists and dieticians. BOMSS aims to promote the development of high quality centres for obesity surgery, to educate and train future obesity surgeons and practitioners…Learn More »
From the President
“Bariatric surgery works”
This is a time of great anxiety for the NHS. Those services that are vulnerable to the vagaries of political and public opinion face an uncertain future.
Bariatric surgery – and the wider management of metabolic problems associated with obesity – will be in the firing line as services square up to be accepted. Despite all the evidence we have in support of developing and expanding
BOMSS Expert Meeting, Italy
March 25 -29
Congratulations to the BOMSS2017 prizewinners
Join us in Italy in March 2017
Bariatric surgery ‘a treatment for diabetes’ – http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/current
Guardian story on the work of BOMSS member Mr Sean Woodcock – click here