Weight Loss Surgery Honolulu HI

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.

Fereydoun Don Parsa
(808) 526-0303
1329 Lusitana Street
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Dr.Gregory Caputy
(808) 536-8866
600 Kapiolani Blvd # 409
Honolulu, HI
Gender
M
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.9, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Dr.Robert Flowers
(808) 521-1999
677 Ala Moana Blvd # 1011
Honolulu, HI
Gender
M
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.1, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Dr.Michael Pasquale
(808) 732-4639
677 Ala Moana Blvd, Suite 404
Honolulu, HI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med
Year of Graduation: 1987
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.8, out of 5 based on 11, reviews.

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Robert W Schulz
(808) 522-4370
888 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery

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Benjamin Ching Chu, MD
(808) 524-1551
1380 Lusitana St Ste 702
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med, Honolulu Hi 96822
Graduation Year: 1984

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Katsuji Kubo, MD
(808) 537-2211
550 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1963

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Robert Wm Schulz, MD
(808) 522-3370
888 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1972

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Dr.SHIM CHING
(808) 585-8855
550 South Beretania Street #603
Honolulu, HI
Gender
M
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Robert S Flowers, MD
677 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 1011
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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