Obesity Blog

Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for Me?

July 26, 2019 | Weight-Loss Surgery

Patients interested in bariatric surgery should undergo a thorough evaluation in order to determine if the procedure will benefit their physical and mental health. Weight loss, or bariatric surgery, is a procedure that alters your stomach and digestive tract in...

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What to Expect on the Day of Your Weight Loss Surgery

July 22, 2019 | Weight Loss

You’ve made the crucial decision to have weight loss surgery — now it’s time to prepare for your procedure. You’ve decided to have life-changing weight loss surgery, but now you’re probably wondering what the experience entails. As with any surgery,...

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Breaking Down Misconceptions about Weight Loss Surgery

July 14, 2019 | Weight Loss

Considering bariatric surgery? Our physicians help clear up four common myths about the procedure. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 40% of adults and 20% of adolescents in the United States are obese. Though the condition...

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Weight Loss Surgery Isn’t the “Easy Way Out”

July 12, 2019 | Weight-Loss Surgery

Contrary to common misconceptions, weight loss surgery is an important part of a holistic plan that enables patients to manage their weight and improve their long-term health. Weight loss surgery can help patients address a variety of conditions, such as...

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