Dr. Lorence has completed thousands of
pre-surgical Bariatric evaluations since
1997. She has worked with many patients
before and after surgery in helping them to
be successful and making healthy lifestyle

The pre-surgical evaluation consists of 20-30
minutes of paper-and-pencil tests and
surveys to help determine your eating
patterns, life situation, and emotional state.
Dr. Lorence will meet with you for a minimum
of one hour and ask you questions about your
medical, social, and dieting history. Within
3-10 days the report will be sent to your
Although just one session with Dr. Lisa
Lorence is typical, she may request other
session(s) prior to and/or after surgery, to
help support you in your journey.
Dr. Lisa Lorence, Psy.D.