WHO IS A CANDIDATE?

Qualifications for Bariatric Surgery

BMI ≥ 40

Or more than 100 pounds overweight

BMI ≥ 35 and at least one or more obesity-related co-morbidities

Type II diabetes (T2DM), hypertension, sleep apnea and other respiratory disorders, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, osteoarthritis, lipid abnormalities, gastrointestinal disorders, or heart disease

Inability to achieve a healthy weight loss

Sustained for a period of time with prior weight loss efforts

Identified by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

 

WHAT IS THE PROCESS?

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COMPARE PROCEDURES

Calculate Individual Patient Outcomes by Procedure

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SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY

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ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS

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BILIOPANCREATIC DIVERSION WITH DUODENAL SWITCH

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ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING

 

TEMPLATES FOR YOUR PRACTICE

MEDICALLY SUPERVISED WEIGHT LOSS DOCUMENTATION

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PATIENT LETTER OF SUPPORT

 

A BARIATRIC SURGERY STORY

Not an Extreme Solution to Treat Your Obesity

 

MILLIONS OF AMERICANS QUALIFY

Do You?

 

DON'T BELIEVE THE MYTHS

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