A gastric sleeve
is a special inflatable band which is placed around the top portion of the patient’s stomach, creating a small pouch that limits or reduces the amount of food which you are able to eat at any one time.
Gastric Sleeve and Lap Band Surgery Alters a Once Unchangeable Reality for Bariatric Patients
Dr. Feiz has been gratified by recent research that has confirmed what he had observed anecdotally with his patients. Procedures like the lap band work by drastically reducing
In the past, the inability to resist the extremely powerful hormonal urges to eat was mischaracterized as some sort of character flaw. People wrongly assumed that thinner people were simply better at resisting the urge to overeat, but the truth was that thinner people had far less powerful urges to overcome. The fact of the matter is that overweight people face a different reality from others. Now, thankfully, that once unchangeable reality can actually be forever altered with the help of outstanding surgeons.