Blog Posts in September, 2017

Reasons to Consider Lap-Band Revision

About a decade ago, the Lap-Band, also called the gastric band, was among the most commonly performed weight loss surgeries. It was seen as ideal because it did not require permanent anatomical ...
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Does Health Insurance Cover Bariatric Surgery?

Many health insurance carriers do offer coverage for bariatric surgery. However, coverage is highly variable from plan to plan. Even if your health insurer does offer coverage, it’s possible ...
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FAQs About Sleeve Gastrectomy

Sleeve gastrectomy gets its name from the shape of the post-surgical stomach. The bariatric surgeon removes about 80% of the stomach, leaving a sleeve-like stomach in its place. It’s an ...
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  • Comprehensive approach to weight loss surgery with continued follow-up.
  • Yearly Laboratory Testing to Optimize Patients Health
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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.