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Are You a Good Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery?

Are You a Good Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery? Bariatric (weight loss) surgery has been a lifesaver for millions of people in the U.S. There are several kinds of bariatric surgery, including gastric bypass, which are collectively referred to as bariatric surgery. A medical weight loss program is often the first step for patients who …

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Bariatric Stall When Losing Weight

Are you experiencing a Bariatric Stall? The weight loss is gradual and consistent after having bariatric surgery. It is the primary reason why people decide to get gastric sleeve or bariatric surgery in the first place. However, it is quite common that you may notice a stall after your weight loss curve goes south after …

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Top Doctor 2020 Award

Dr. Bernadine Hanna MD is among the first in the state to achieve the new 2020 Top Doctors Accreditation for Bariatric Surgery Putting together your personal health care team can be overwhelming. You ask your doctors, friends, family and colleagues for suggestions and carefully research your options. Health Care Quarterly has done the work for …

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Covid-19 Las Vegas Bariatrics Update

Dr. Hanna wanted to give a Covid-19 Las Vegas Bariatrics update to let everyone about what we have been working on over the past 2 months. During this pandemic and quarantine we have been conducting our tele-health appointments with our new clients and our well established clients.  We know that it has been a very difficult …

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The Bariatric Pouch Reset – Losing Weight After Weight Regain

Losing weight after bariatric surgery can sometimes happen fast which can also lead to weight regain. Weight gain and stomach stretching are issues that many bariatric patients worry about after their weight loss surgery. In order to combat weight gain and weight fluctuations, There are 1 of 2 ways to combat the weight regain with …

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Weight Loss Surgery In 2020

Are you planning to have weight loss surgery in 2020? Here is what you need to know. Having weight loss surgery is not a decision to be made under impulse or a a quick and easy fix to your weight loss or health issues. It can be one of the best decisions of your life …

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Bariatric Surgery Sale

Bariatric Surgery Sale For The Holidays! Bariatric surgery is a great way for anyone facing sever obesity with a BMI of 40 or higher to start a proven plan to lose weight at a remarkable rate and gain more health and a higher quality of life. With Bariatric Surgery you can enjoy activities without restriction …

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Gastric Sleeve Questions and Answers

Have questions about gastric sleeve surgery? Here are some common Post Op and Pre Op questions and answers for anyone who is considering this type of Bariatric Surgery. Note: Weight loss surgery varies for each patient and is a process that should be consulted about with your medical provider to make sure that it is …

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After Bariatric Surgery Thanksgiving Survival Guide

The Do’s and Don’ts After Bariatric Surgery During The Holidays Staying on track with your weight loss dietary goals during holiday celebrations and festivities may seem difficult for many, especially when Thanksgiving is an event designed solely around eating as much as possible. After bariatric surgery you may face confusion on what can and cannot …

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How to Prevent Leg Cramping After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Often weight loss surgery patients will call in and ask, What can I take for leg cramping after Gastric Bypass Surgery?” Online informational sites can be daunting and flooded with mis-information that gastric sleeve patients may feel overwhelmed or cautious to follow. While it is important to always consult your bariatric surgeon or nutritionist when facing …

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