Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for Me?

Posted: July 26th, 2019

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 a way that limits how much you can eat and how many nutrients your body … Continue Reading

What to Expect on the Day of Your Weight Loss Surgery

Posted: July 22nd, 2019

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, it’s important to know what to expect before, during, and after the procedure.  Fortunately, bariatric … Continue Reading

Breaking Down Misconceptions about Weight Loss Surgery

Posted: July 14th, 2019

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 affects the health and well-being of millions of people, only about 1% of eligible patients … Continue Reading

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

Posted: July 12th, 2019

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 diabetes, hypertension, and joint pain. Yet many people who could benefit from this treatment may … Continue Reading