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Bariatric Surgery Options — Denver

Published on April 15, 2016

Weight-loss surgery is undoubtedly effective at producing significant and sustained weight loss. There are several different bariatric surgery options that are currently available and can generate the desired results. Here are some of the most common bariatric surgeries: Lap-Band Gastric

Gastric Bypass Preparation — Denver Pre-Op

Published on March 7, 2016
Gastric Bypass Preparation

The gastric bypass procedure is a life-changing event and requires a lifetime commitment. All of our bariatric patients here at Western Surgical Bariatric Center must attend our gastric bypass nutrition class pre-operatively.  After surgery, patients will also need to attend

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Before Lap-Band Surgery — Pre-Surgery Info Denver

Published on February 23, 2016
Before Lap-Band Surgery

Before lap-band surgery, there are some steps and preparations that need to take place. At Western Surgical Bariatric Center, we will set you up with a preliminary medical assessment, psychological evaluation and nutritional counseling. The timing of the surgery will

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Gastric Balloon — Denver Weight-Loss Surgery

Published on February 3, 2016

The FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health recently approved the Orbera Intragastric Balloon, back in August of 2015. The gastric balloon surgery is a minimally invasive weight-loss procedure that uses a round inflatable silicone device, similar to a balloon,

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Gastric Sleeve Recovery — Denver Healing

Published on January 29, 2016
Gastric Sleeve Procedure

A gastric sleeve procedure can be a life-changing operation, and in many cases, it can be a life-saving one as well. Though the results are often dramatic and beneficial to the patient, the gastric sleeve recovery that comes with this

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Lap-Band Surgery — Weight-Loss Methods Denver

Published on December 28, 2015

The LapBand surgery is a popular weight-loss tool that Dr. John Weaver offers at the Western Surgical Bariatric Center. The LapBand is approved for patients with a BMI over 30 with an obesity related commorbidity.  The LapBand surgery features an adjustable silicone

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Weight-Loss Surgery — Candidate Denver Qualifier

Published on November 30, 2015

If you’re significantly overweight and are looking to make a major change in your lifestyle, health and appearance, you may be the ideal candidate for weight-loss surgery, otherwise known as bariatric surgery. Research over the years has been overwhelmingly supportive

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Obesity Correction — Denver Weight–Loss Options

Published on November 16, 2015
Obesity

Some patients struggle with obesity to a degree where surgical obesity correction is not only preferable but vital. At Western Surgical Bariatric Center in Denver, our team of professionals have helped hundreds of people regain control of their weight and

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LapBand — Denver Weight-Loss Procedures

Published on October 24, 2015

At Western Surgical Bariatric Center, the journey towards a healthier lifestyle is within reach  with the LapBand surgery. The LapBand aids in portion control, reduces your total daily calories and decreases your hunger throughout the day. The surgery to place

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Gastric Bypass Aftercare — Denver Weight Loss

Published on October 5, 2015

The gastric bypass procedure is one of the main operations that we have in our arsenal for weight loss surgery.  The recovery period for the gastric bypass can be broken down into stages and following the recovery protocol is highly

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