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HEALinc Future Health Summit
HEALinc Future Health Summit

Dr. Charles Diggiss, MBBS, FRCS, MMM, C.Dir, FCiArb, OBE

President, Doctors Hospital

Dr. Diggiss graduated from the University of the West Indies, Mona Faculty of Medicine, in the class of 1980. Following his General Surgical Training, he successfully earned the final fellowship in General Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow, Scotland, in 1987. During the early 90s, he acquired certification in Laparoscopic General Surgery, expanding its applications into advanced modalities.

In 2008, Dr. Diggiss reintroduced the Lab-Band (Obesity Surgery) to the Bahamas. Spearheading the placement of LapBands in the Bahamas, he established the RITEWEIGH multidisciplinary weight management program. Presently, Dr. Diggiss predominantly performs Gastric Sleeve operations. He holds the position of Chief Medical Officer at Doctors Hospital and chairs TheMedNet Group of Companies, encompassing HealthWise Ltd, operating under the name “The RiteWeigh Program.”

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