Weight Loss Surgery Los Lunas NM

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.

Finley, John MD - Finley John MD
(505) 291-2760
8120 Constitution Pl NE # 120
Albuquerque, NM
 
Hopkins, Michael S MD - Plastic Surgery Clinic
(505) 884-4242
2207 San Pedro Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Escudero, Ronald J MD - Escudero Ronald J MD
(505) 855-5500
4100 Wolcott Ave NE # A
Albuquerque, NM
 
Miller, Estelle - Albuquerque Dermatology Assoc
(505) 872-4700
4610 Jefferson Ln NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Sandoval, Dennis MD - Eye & Facial Surgery Of Nm
(505) 875-0103
6500 Jefferson St NE # 100
Albuquerque, NM
 
Black, Randy MD - Eye & Facial Surgery Of Nm
(505) 875-0103
6500 Jefferson St NE # 100
Albuquerque, NM
 
Plastic Surgery Institute
(505) 842-8889
3830 Masthead St NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Brown, Gerlyn - New Mexico Plastic Surgery
(505) 842-1394
1020 Tijeras Ave NE # 16
Albuquerque, NM
 
Peterson, Jeri - Eisbach Facial Plastic Surgery
(505) 332-7800
7800 Constitution Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Loutfy, Judy - Alququerque Center-Plstc Srgry
(505) 299-4900
10400 Academy Rd NE # 230
Albuquerque, NM
 

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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