• Gastric Balloon

    Gastric Balloon

  • Gastric Band

    Gastric Band

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy

    Sleeve Gastrectomy

  • Mini Gastric Bypass

    Mini Gastric bypass

  • Gastric Bypass

    Gastric Bypass

  • Surgery for Diabeties

    Surgery for Diabetes

  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery

    Revisional Bariatric Surgery

News Updates

  • Colocutaneous Fistula after Open Inguinal Hernia Repair

    The plug-and-patch technique is frequently used for the open repair of inguinal hernias; however, serious complications may arise on rare occasions. We present the case of a 69-year-old patient who presented with a colocutaneous fistula with the sigmoid colon 9 years after the repair of a left sliding inguinal hernia with the plug-and-patch technique

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  • Long-term followup of type of bariatric surgery finds regain of weight, decrease in diabetes remission rates

    While undergoing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy induced weight loss and improvements in obesity-related disorders, long-term followup shows significant weight regain and a decrease in remission rates of diabetes and, to a lesser extent, other obesity- related disorders over time, according to a study published online by JAMA Surgery.

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  • Eating on the move may trigger weight gain in dieters

    The study, conducted by researchers from the University of Surrey in the UK, found that eating while walking could make dieters overeat later on in the day, triggering more overeating than other forms of distraction such as watching TV or chatting with a friend.

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  • Energy expenditure increases after gastric bypass surgery

    Gastric bypass surgery often leads to a sustained weight loss. Researchers at Sahlgrenska Academy have found part of the explanation: the operation enhances energy expenditure such that eating actually helps the person lose weight.

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  • Gastric bypass surgery at ages older than 35 years associated with improved survival

    Lance E. Davidson, Ph.D., of Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, and colleagues examined whether gastric bypass surgery is equally effective in reducing mortality in groups undergoing surgery at different ages. The study was published online by JAMA Surgery.

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  • Mental health conditions common before bariatric surgery

    Bariatric surgery is an accepted method of promoting weight loss in severely obese individuals and of decreasing the risk of obesity-related conditions such as heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer, which are some of the leading causes of preventable death.

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