Blog Posts in August, 2017

A Guide to Your First Year After Bariatric Surgery

You already know that weight loss surgery will change your life forever, but what will it mean for your day-to-day routine? Consider joining a bariatric surgery support group before you have the ...
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How Does Your Metabolism Work?

People often use the word “metabolism” in reference to weight loss. For example, gastric bypass surgery can lead to advantageous metabolic changes. A faster metabolism means the body uses ...
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Can You Drink Alcohol After Weight Loss Surgery?

Bariatric surgery significantly alters your anatomy, especially if you’ve chosen to have gastric bypass surgery. It’s not advisable to consume any alcoholic beverages in your post-surgical ...
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Weight Loss Surgery: Gastric Bypass Versus Gastric Sleeve

The two different types of bariatric surgeries you can consider when you want to lose weight but need help are: Gastric Bypass Gastric Sleeve There are key differences between the two procedures, in ...
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Deciding Who to Tell About Your Weight Loss Surgery

Bariatric surgery is a personal choice, and so is the decision to tell other people about it. There’s no right or wrong decision. Some extroverted people might want to talk about their ...
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  • Comprehensive approach to weight loss surgery with continued follow-up.
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  • To assist him in surgery Dr. Mirza uses Highly trained and skilled surgeons and Licensed Assistants.
  • Dr. Mirza will spend time with you and evaluate you personally, at the office and at the hospital.