Weight Loss Surgery Basics

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Is the Mini Bypass WLS Procedure Right For You?

November 27, 2017 · 0 comments

There’s a lot of buzz about the Mini Bypass recently and sometimes misinformation gets out that can cause confusion. There are many questions about what the Mini Bypass is and why a doctor would recommend it. There are many factors that should be considered before you make the decision of

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Metabolism and WLS by Dr. Nowzaradan, My 600lb Life Doctor

November 3, 2017 · 0 comments

This is a continuation of the first article with information discussed by Dr. Nowzaradan, My 600lb Life Doctor at the 2016 ObesityHelp National Conference as the Keynote and Fireside Chat Speaker. Dr. Now discussed metabolism before and after weight loss surgery. Dr. Nowzaradan, My 600lb Life Doctor explained metabolism as it relates to

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30 Years in Bariatrics, Insights from Dr. Nowzaradan, My 600lb Life Doctor

October 20, 2017 · 0 comments

Dr. Nowzaradan, My 600lb Life Doctor was the keynote speaker at the 2016 ObesityHelp National Conference and the speaker of the Fireside Chat. Dr. Now shared valuable information regarding bariatric surgery, his purpose for creating the TLC "My 600lb Life" hit show, weight loss surgery and explained the metabolism before,

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Should I Choose the Vertical Sleeve (VSG) or Gastric Bypass (RNY)?

September 29, 2017 · 0 comments

If you are considering bariatric surgery, at some point you will ask yourself which of the surgeries you should choose. Although there are a lot of different options, for most patients this choice most often boils down to either the Vertical Sleeve (VSG) or Gastric Bypass (RNY). The Lap-Band and

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The Strong Connection Between Bariatric Surgery and Support

June 30, 2017 · 0 comments

I regularly remind my patients that weight loss surgery is a tool, an important tool, but only one piece of many changes needed to affect true and sustainable weight loss. Bariatric surgery and support from your surgeon and team is what makes your surgery even more effective.  For men and

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Medications, Pain Relievers & Antibiotics After Bariatric Surgery

June 16, 2017 · 0 comments

Should you continue your medications after weight loss surgery? Will reducing the medications effect how you feel? What medications do you advise against? What can you expect long term? These are just a few of the many questions I answer on an almost daily basis. I understand you have concerns,

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Gastric Bypass Surgery: Yesterday and Today

May 31, 2017 · 0 comments

Obesity is a serious disease affecting millions of people worldwide and the percentages continue to increase. This is significant since obesity is associated with other medical problems that negatively impact patients’ quality-of-life and risk of death (heart disease, for example). Given this trend, obesity treatment has been likewise increasing. I

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Benefits & Risks of Bariatric Surgery: Is It For You?

May 26, 2017 · 0 comments

Although bariatric surgery is becoming more common, there are still a lot of opportunities to address the realities of this type of surgery, along with why someone would consider it as a long-term wellness solution. It is important for you to know both the benefits and risks of bariatric surgery

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