How can I ensure lasting results after weight loss surgery?

Dr. David Y. Suh, MD
Bariatric Medicine
Losing weight requires a decision to change your lifestyle. David Suh, MD, from Riverside Community Hospital speaks on what is involved to ensure lasting results after weight loss surgery. Learn more from this video.
Patients can ensure success following weight loss surgery by following a proper diet, practicing portion control, exercising daily and following up with your doctor. Learn more from Bernie Hanna, MD, from Sunrise Hospital in this video.
It's important to make lifestyle changes after weight loss surgery, says Michael Snyder, MD, a bariatric surgeon at the Denver Center for Bariatric Surgery. In this video, he says that follow-up visits help your doctor help you keep the weight off.

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Weight Loss Procedures and Surgeries

Weight Loss Procedures and Surgeries

Weight loss surgery procedures, including liposuction, gastric bypass, gastric botox and Lap Band surgery are viable options for those needing help with excessive weight loss. But they aren't without their risks. Weight loss surge...

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