"Not the best bedside manner, but he does know his stuff. It came down to a question of \"Do I want someone to hold my hand?\" or \"Do I want someone who knows what they're doing?\" I opted for the second; my husband can hold my hand. rnrnOffice staff (especially Meg) were extremely nice and sensitive to the issues regarding weight. rnrnFuture patients should be aware that he's not the most congenial guy, but he's knowledgeable and will take the time to explain, in detail, any answers to your questions. rnrnThe aftercare program -so far- consists of two visits to a support group, and follow-up visits to the doctor. I believe there could be more support offered or organized through his office. rnrnI would rater Dr. Anderson a strong 7 out of 10. "