Former CEO Inspires Others Struggling with Obesity

Sam Kaufman, former CEO and Managing Director of Desert Springs Hospital and current CEO of Henderson Hospital, had weight-loss surgery in April 2013. Sam decided to share his story with the hope of inspiring others who struggle with obesity.

Individual results may vary. There are risks associated with any surgical procedure. Talk with your doctor about these risks to find out if bariatric surgery is right for you.

For additional information about weight-loss surgery, read some commonly asked questions. You can also contact The Center for Surgical Weight Loss at Desert Springs Hospital by sending an email or calling 702-369-7618.

If you need a referral to a weight-loss surgeon or other physician at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center, call our free physician referral service at 1-702-388-4888.