15th Nov, 2020
Before and After Image of Patient from Sasse Surgical One of the more striking findings we see every week in our long-term follow-up clinic for patients with obesity, type 2 diabetes, and past metabolic surgery is the profound drop in triglycerides after metabolic surgery. While elevated LDL cholesterol commonly falls over the years following metabolic surgery, the abrupt drop in triglycerides is swift and more…
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6th Nov, 2020
If you're considering bariatric surgery, you're likely faced with a confusing vocabulary of different procedures, some of which have similar-sounding names. So let’s untangle it and sort out what the pros and cons are of current bariatric procedures as we near the end of 2020. Quick note - a lot of the experts in this field prefer the term metabolic surgery because the surgery is designed…
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2nd Nov, 2020
Before and After Image of Patient from Sasse Surgical   GATEWAY Trial results show Patients Achieved Sustained Remission of Hypertension After Metabolic Surgery    Patients with mild to moderate obesity who underwent metabolic surgery kept their blood pressure under control and required fewer or no medications compared to patients on standard medical therapy, according to a new landmark study published online in Annals of Internal Medicine.…
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18th Oct, 2018
There are a few reasons you might not feel any restriction after weight-loss surgery. For one, restriction is actually believed to be very important for losing weight and getting healthier. I know, that sounds crazy, but if you’re worried about not feeling restriction after weight-loss surgery, here's what to understand. Dated Views of Success In the old days, the pioneers of weight-loss surgery, or what…
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28th Jul, 2014
gastric surgery, but researchers are working on theories involving nutrient-specific dietary change, medications, and exercise that may help us alter the set point weight for good and put a stop to our body’s faulty “weight thermostat”.]]>
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14th Jul, 2014
Anyone investigating bariatric surgery will hear about the gastric sleeve. It’s a bariatric procedure that involves removing 75 to 80% of the stomach. Here’s what makes the gastric sleeve so effective. (more…)
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