Pre-Surgical Screening

Dr. Jessum provides pre-surgical screening evaluations based on the American Psychiatric Association standards for psychodiagnostic evaluation, as well as the use of biograhphical background information and a variety of objective psychological tests and rating scales.  Bariatric evaluations may also include more comprehensive personality testing (MMPI-II) as well as a bariatric normed health and behavior assessment measure (MBMD).