Thursday May 23, 2013
Benefits of Lap-Band Surgery
Lap-Band Surgery is adjustable to personalize weight loss, reversible if medically necessary, does not cause malnutrition, enables healthy weight loss, and is overall a relatively safe and effective bariatric procedure.
Consumer Guide to WLS
Choosing a Surgeon
When choosing a bariatric surgeon, rather than looking for one with the lowest cost, patients should focus on surgical expertise and level of care.
A bariatric surgeon should not only be skilled and experienced in bariatric surgery, but should offer an adequate level of support and care from start to finish that will assist patients in reaching their weight loss goals.
Lose Weight for Life
Weight loss surgery helps patients lose a significant amount of weight and gives them an opportunity to lead a healthier, longer, happier, and more active life.
Obesity and WLS Options
Surgical intervention has been shown to be the most effective weight loss option for obesity. Learn more about the weight loss surgery options, patient criteria, costs, insurance, benefits, diet, lifestyle changes, and weight loss results.
Diabetes is cured or improved in 86% of patients who have lost a significant amount of weight after weight loss surgery.