Bariatric services

The Role of Bariatric and Metabolic Specialists

The Role of Bariatric and Metabolic Specialists: Unlocking Wellness

In an era where lifestyle diseases and obesity are on the rise, the significance of bariatric and metabolic specialists cannot be overstated. These medical professionals are pivotal in addressing the complex challenges of obesity and related metabolic disorders. With their unique expertise and multidisciplinary approach, they are making a significant impact on individuals’ lives and

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Guidelines for Weight Loss Surgery Have Changed

Qualification Guidelines for Bariatric Surgery Have Changed – What You Need to Know

Two of the most prominent organizations in weight loss surgery have announced new qualifications for today’s most popular bariatric procedures. If you suffer from the disease of obesity, this information is sure to interest you. The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic

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Gastric Banding

Lap-Band Didn’t Work and Still Obese? Now What?

A laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (Lap-Band) is an inflatable device that is fitted around the top portion of the stomach. The purpose of the surgery is to treat obesity by restricting food consumption. The first Lap-Band was surgically placed on September 1st, 1993. From that point onward, bariatric surgery steadily rose in popularity until it

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