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Tackling Weight-Related Commorbidities Through Bariatric Surgery

Published on February 10, 2017

Obesity (BMI 30-40) and morbid obesity (BMI >40) are serious medical conditions that can have a significant impact on the quality and length of your life. Obesity affects every aspect of your life and can increase your risk of developing

Orbera Gastric Balloon – Noticeable Non-Surgical Weight Loss

Published on January 27, 2017

Surgical procedures like the vertical sleeve gastrectomy and the laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass have proven to be safe and extremely effective at providing massive weight loss and have helped improved the lives of countless people. There are some people, however,

The Advantages That Gastric Sleeve Surgery Offers

Published on January 12, 2017

The variety of viable surgical weight-loss procedures available can be overwhelming when a person is searching for their best option. A vertical sleeve gastrectomy, also known as gastric sleeve surgery, is one of the most effective weight-loss procedures and comes

The Benefits of LAP-BAND

Published on December 23, 2016

The LAP-BAND procedure has a long history of being an effective weight-loss surgery. The benefits of the LAP-BAND procedure can be lifelong with the proper counseling and follow-up. The LAP-BAND surgery is the first step to a healthier and happier

Important Lifestyle Changes to Make After Your Gastric Bypass

Published on December 9, 2016

In order to get the best results following your gastric bypass surgery, you will need to make alterations to your eating habits and lifestyle. These changes will ensure that your procedure is successful and will provide you with a healthier

Gastric Bypass Surgery – Your Pre-Surgery Checklist

Published on November 15, 2016

Before undergoing gastric bypass surgery, make sure you have completed these essential steps. This guide will make sure your surgery and recovery go smoothly. Make sure you have met with your dietician after your initial consultation. Meet with Dr. John

A Healthier Life After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Published on November 8, 2016

Gastric bypass surgery will provide rapid weight loss, but in order to maintain your new weight, you must adopt a healthier lifestyle. Making those changes today will benefit you in the long run. After the surgery, you will be given

Colorado Is Your Weight-Loss Vacation Destination

Published on October 21, 2016

Undergoing bariatric surgery is a tremendously stressful endeavor. People often plan “medical vacations,” where surgical procedures can be done with the support and presence of loved ones in the absence of traditional outside pressures. Even if you don’t have people

Ensuring Post-Surgery Success

Published on October 7, 2016

When it comes to knowing how to get amazing weight-loss results for patients, expert bariatric surgeon Dr. John Weaver of Western Surgical Bariatric Center is one of the best sources available. Dr. Weaver makes sure to stress the importance of

Is Bariatric Surgery Right For You?

Published on September 28, 2016

There are a variety of ads on the internet for different weight loss procedures like the LapBand, gastric balloon or the gastric bypass surgery. Every bariatric procedure is different from the expected percentage of weight loss to how invasive the