The gastric balloon is a short-term weight loss procedure that creates a feeling of fullness after small meals. The balloon helps in reducing hunger that allows you to control your meal portions sizes. The procedure can work along with your weight loss plan to help you achieve faster results. Here are the 10 things you…

HERNIA

A hernia occurs when internal organs or tissues break out of a hole in the muscle. To treat the condition, the doctor may prescribe hernia repair surgery. Also called herniorrhaphy, the surgery aims to retract the displaced tissues in the proper position. If you or someone you know has been experiencing any of the symptoms…

Obalon Balloon

The Obalon weight loss procedure is the only non-surgical, swallowable, FDA approved procedure for those who are unable to lose weight despite their best efforts. The team at Minimally Invasive Surgical Associates (MISA) in Dallas led by Dr. Sachin Kukreja is specialized in the procedure and has helped numerous people get back in shape with…

Bariatric Surgery

Obesity, besides making it difficult for a person to carry out everyday tasks, can be the underlying cause for a number of life-threatening disorders, such as diabetes, heart problems, strokes, as well as some types of cancers. It is, therefore, not difficult to understand the reason why many individuals turn to bariatric surgery to get…

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