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Body Mass Index

Body Mass Index (BMI) is a measurement based on height and weight as it relates to body fat.  It is...
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Minimally Invasive Surgery

Minimally Invasive or laparoscopic surgery eliminates the need for a large incision.  Instead, five to seven small incisions are created,...
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Abdominal Surgery

There are risks associated with any abdominal surgery.  A patient’s weight, age and medical history play a significant role in...
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Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

The Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is a restrictive and malabsorptive procedure.  It restricts food intake and the amount of calories and...
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Sleeve Gastrectomy

The Sleeve Gastrectomy is a purely restrictive procedure, whereby it limits the amount of food that can be eaten at...
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