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  • How to get Insurance Approval for Bariatric Surgery

    Banana Weight Loss Photo - - source surgery helps people who have tried everything to lose weight such as exercise and diet-control. It is very effective in reducing significant amount of weight in obese and severely obese people. Commonly known as bariatric surgery, it is proved to have long-term health benefits.


    Dr. David G. Davtyan, Approved Lap-Band Surgeon And Patient "Laparoscopic gastric banding really changed my life and I know that it will change the life of many others who choose the Lap-Band System like I did."

  • Body Contouring: Re-Shaping the Body After Bariatric Surgery

    Following weeks of recovery after major surgery, the last thing most people want to think about is doing it again. If you are bariatric patient coming off of weight loss surgery, however, chances are this may be one of the first things on your mind. After the extreme weight loss that follows bariatric surgery, 100 pounds or more in many instances, skin is left loose and saggy; excess tissue hangs from the abdomen below the belt line, and the hope of being able to finally feel comfortable in "normal" clothes is postponed by hanging flesh that just doesn't seem to fit on your much slimmer frame. Many patients like this turn to plastic surgery to help contour the body, giving shape to their new form. If you've experienced a significant amount of weight loss and are uncomfortable with the excess skin left behind contact plastic surgery doctors in your area and find out what options are best for you.

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    After looking at the top blog posts on in 2015 earlier this week, we also wanted to see what were the top 10 questions answered by the illustrious doctors participating on our Ask A Doctor panel.

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    Anyone who has carried around extra weight on the body knows that it impacts more than just your appearance. It can be a drag on your whole life. Returning to a healthy weight can feel as if you are taking your life back.

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