Bariatric surgery has been proven successful for decades. For the right candidates, the benefits far outweigh the risks. It’s important to select a surgeon with experience in all surgical options so your decision can be made objectively and based on what’s absolutely best for you.
When making your decision for bariatric surgery, it is very important to consider your lifestyle, age, level of health, and any existing conditions. We’ll take the time to carefully evaluate all these factors and determine the best option for you. We’ll recommend a procedure and a plan that will make lifelong changes possible and move you toward improved health with the ability to live life as you choose.
Of all the bariatric surgery procedures available, laparoscopic Gastric Bypass is the one most often used in the U.S. This is because it consistently results in steady weight loss and involves low risks with very few side effects.Read More
The gastric band (LAP-BAND) is most often done laparoscopically. And because neither the stomach nor the intestine is cut, it’s one of the least invasive bariatric surgery options available.Read More
Because the vertical sleeve gastrectomy does not involve any bypass of the intestinal tract, this option is most desirable for patients suffering from any nutritional deficiency, Crohn's disease and other conditions.Read More