Hernia Surgery

A hernia occurs when an organ pushes through the muscle holding it together and protrudes from the body. The symptoms of hernia (depending on where the hernia is located) include pain, discomfort, weakness, chest pain, difficulty swallowing, and acid reflux. If you too have been experiencing similar symptoms and are looking for experienced hernia surgeons…

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Gastric balloon surgery is a widely performed bariatric procedure that involves implanting a temporary balloon into the patient’s stomach. The balloon occupies a part of the patient’s stomach, reducing the person’s food intake capacity, reducing hunger, and allowing them to feel full and satisfied on less food. The procedure, along with a strict diet and…

Diabetes is a chronic condition that comes with high management costs. According to the American Diabetes Association, the average diabetic spends nearly $9,600 per year managing their disease with costs about 2.3x greater than people without diabetes. The good news is there are ways to save money while safely managing your diabetes. Shop Around for…

Gastric Balloon Surgery, Orbera Balloon

The Orbera gastric balloon is a weight loss procedure that involves temporarily implanting a silicone balloon in an individual’s stomach. Although a temporary process spanning 6 months, the Orbera balloon helps patients in permanently reducing their food intake but adjusting food intake habits. If you too are tired of obesity and planning for Orbera gastric…

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Gastric balloon surgery involves implanting a silicone balloon to occupy a part of the patient’s stomach, leaving less space for food. The reduced food intake capacity, along with a strict diet and exercise regime, helps patients get rid of those extra pounds and achieve their ideal weight. Gastric balloon surgery is one of the most…

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According to a research by The State of Obesity, a foundation developed to create and implement policies to promote health, obesity rates are increasing at an alarming rate, from 18.5 percent among children to 39.8 percent in adults. Overcoming obesity is essential to avoid major medical issues, such as strokes, type-2 diabetes, heart problems, and…

Obalon-Balloon

The Obalon balloon weight loss procedure involves implanting 3 air-filled balloons over a duration of 1 to 3 months, which occupy a significant part of the patient’s stomach, leaving less space for food intake. The non-invasive procedure is widely prescribed to patients who are unable to achieve their ideal weight even after following strict diet…

Are you trying to lose weight but falling short of your goal? You’re not alone. The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey reported to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases that 33 percent of Americans are overweight. Another 33 percent are obese. Losing weight and keeping it off isn’t easy, but…

Gastric

Gastric balloons are fast becoming a preferred alternative to traditional weight loss surgeries for a number of reasons; they are implanted through a minimally invasive procedure often done in the office, have a quicker recovery, and and don’t involve altering the anatomy or incisions. Moreover, the pain and scarring is also non-existent compared to traditional…

Minimally invasive surgery is becoming increasingly more common. This type of surgery is performed by making several small incisions as opposed to one large opening. The switch to minimally invasive procedures is more beneficial to patients. One of the major benefits of this type of surgery is the fact that it is safer than traditional…

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