Franciscan Health Michigan City launches new bariatric services

TNS PhotoThe Franciscan Health Michigan City bariatric services are led by Dr. Thomas Shin, MD, FACS, who is bariatric program medical director, and Dr. Sandra Wischmeyer, DO. Both are independent physicians who choose to practice at Franciscan Health.

MICHIGAN CITY — Patients who once had to drive two counties away for bariatric surgery and services can now find weight loss assistance closer to home in La Porte County.

Franciscan Health Michigan City has opened a bariatric services office at Woodland Health Center, 8865W CR-400N Suite 125 in Michigan City. The office will provide treatment and support for patients before and after their weight loss surgery, which can be done at Franciscan Health Michigan City.

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