Weight Loss Surgery Carson City NV

Obesity is a common problem in our country. In fact, the CDC reported that roughly 2/3rds of American adults are overweight.The treatment of obesity is tricky, especially if the problem is not caused by an endocrine or metabolic abnormality. In recent years, minimally invasive weight loss surgery has become more popular.

Dr.Kent Gabriel
(775) 885-8890
1001 Mountain St # 3M
Carson City, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1985
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.2, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Perry M Waggoner, MD
(775) 322-3311
650 Sierra Rose Dr Ste B
Reno, NV
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1989

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Scott William Wrye, MD
(775) 284-8296
635 SIERRA ROSE DR STE A
Reno, NV
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1993

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Gareth William Strand, MD
(775) 322-3446
10401 Double R Blvd
Reno, NV
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, General Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Washoe Med Ctr, Reno, Nv
Group Practice: Northern Nevada Nephrology

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Kevin C O'Loughlin, MD
(775) 982-8199
10085 Double R Blvd
Reno, NV
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Boris Volshteyn
(775) 841-9090
904 N Nevada St
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery

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James Eugene Murphy Jr, MD
(775) 322-3446
10401 Double R Blvd
Reno, NV
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med, Reno Nv 89557
Graduation Year: 1991

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Joseph Leo Kiener, MD
(775) 825-1234
530 Hammill Ln
Reno, NV
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1981

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Dr.Joseph Kiener
(775) 825-1234
530 Hammill Lane
Reno, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.8, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Joseph Leo Kiener
(775) 825-1234
530 Hammill Ln
Reno, NV
Specialty
Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery

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The Scoop on Weight Loss Surgery

Q: I am a 37 year old male from Orlando, Florida. I have been overweight most of my life which has kept me from dating. I am seriously considering gastric bypass surgery but have heard that there are other, less invasive procedures that show better results. Do you know of them and if so, what are the pros and cons of both?


 

Obesity is a common problem in our country. In fact, the CDC reported that roughly 2/3rds of American adults are overweight.The treatment of obesity is tricky, especially if the problem is not caused by an endocrine or metabolic abnormality. In recent years, minimally invasive weight loss surgery has become more popular. Compared to a traditional gastric bypass, the procedure is done with a laparoscope instead of a single, large incision. And according to information from the University of Chicago Medical Center, patients report less pain and fewer complications such as: wound infection and hernias.

Remember, any surgical procedure comes with potential complications and it is very important to discuss your options in depth with a health care professional.


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