Las Vegas Bariatrics Blog

20Mar, 2017

What Your Bariatric Surgeon Wants You to Know About Your Post-Surgery Diet

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Bariatric surgery is a wonderful tool for those looking to lose weight. However, many people who come to us think that once the surgery is over, they’ll be miraculously healed and lose weight. While we wish this was the case, there’s actually more to it than that. Here’s what our bariatric surgeon wants you to know about the ideal post-bariatric surgery diet. The Post-Bariatric Surgery Diet & How to Stick With It Here are our post-surgery guidelines. Stage I: Week One When a patient gets home from their bariatric surgery, […]
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6Mar, 2017

The Top Bariatric Surgery: Why Gastric Sleeve Surgery Is So Beneficial

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Bariatric surgery is becoming more popular as a weight-loss solution, and there are many types of bariatric surgery. One of the top surgeries in this category is gastric sleeve surgery. What Is Gastric Sleeve Surgery & How Does It Differ From Other Bariatric Surgeries? A sleeve Gastrectomy is where a bariatric surgeon removes up to 80 percent of the patient’s stomach. The remaining twenty percent is tubular-shaped. The shape, as well as the reduction in stomach size, restricts the amount of food a patient can eat. This allows the patient […]
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22Feb, 2017

Bariatric Surgery Improves Splanchnic Vascular Responses in Type 2 Diabetes

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Dealing with a condition like type 2 diabetes is very difficult, and it requires a person to take calculated and precise steps to care for their health. While there are some treatments that are popular in the field, doctors and patients alike are always looking for better and more effective ways of treating this serious condition. Type 2 diabetes can cause a number of different health problems, all of which must be treated by proven measures in a timely manner. But a very interesting breakthrough has been noted when it […]
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9Feb, 2017

Bariatric Surgery Can Help People Keep Weight Off Long Term

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Weight loss can be a tricky topic. We all know the basic formula for losing weight – consume less calories and burn more calories. But while this seems simple enough, it is much easier said than done. And even those who manage to lose weight over time sometimes find themselves struggling to keep the weight off, and putting on more weight later. Bariatric surgery can be very effective in helping a person meet and maintain their weight loss goals. A person who undergoes this type of weight loss surgery can […]
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