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Dr. Atwa, Paracha and Thompson specialize in the treatment of severe obesity and perform a variety of general surgery procedures using minimally invasive surgical techniques. Our office has made every effort to ensure that all the information on this site is accurate and current. However, because medical knowledge is advancing at such a rapid rate, we cannot guarantee that all the information contained here is correct.

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