Sleeve gastrectomy is a minimally invasive laparoscopic weight loss procedure in which the size of the stomach is drastically reduced to bring about sustainable and lasting weight loss results. Performed through multiple small incisions made in the upper abdomen area, the tube-shaped stomach is reduced to the size of a banana. The procedure is commonly…

Being overweight is a life-threatening condition that exposes patients to health risks and early death from underlying medical conditions. Weight loss surgery is a lifesaver for patients who are failing to reduce their weight through diet monitoring and regular exercise. While patient conditions differ, there are a variety of procedures from which a weight loss…

Are you thinking about booking an appointment with a Dallas general surgeon or got referred to one by a primary care physician? In case you are not yet familiar with what general surgeons do, learning more about their work can help you best prepare for your appointment. In today’s post, we’ll provide you with a…

Excessive weight can lead to major health issues in the long-run. While traditional weight-loss methods such as diet and exercise are considered great ways to lose excess weight, in some cases they don’t produce the desired results. It is often necessary to see a weight-loss specialist to discuss weight-loss techniques such as gastric bypass surgery….

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