Category Archives: Preparing For Bariatric Surgery

Why Have Weight Loss Surgery Series – Diabetes

July 21, 2020

Diabetes has been definitively linked to obesity. In fact, due to the excess weight and obesity epidemic in the United States, it is estimated that by 2050, up to 33% of all Americans could have diabetes. Further, with even younger … Read More

Surgical Association of Mobile is a 2020 Nappie Nominee!

May 29, 2020

With great excitement, we are happy to share that Surgical Association of Mobile has been nominated for Best Specialist Practice in the Lagniappe’s annual Nappie Awards! Our team is grateful for this recognition and nomination as one of the top … Read More

How Do You Know When You’re Ready for Bariatric Surgery?

March 2, 2020

It’s a scary prospect. Having surgery for something that most of our peers believe is a personal failing – just eating too much or exercising too little. Indeed, feeling that bariatric surgery is a cop out or taking the easy … Read More

Why Diet and Exercise Fails for 95% of Obese Patients

November 18, 2019

If you have watched our seminar, had a consultation, or researched bariatric surgery, you will undoubtedly have come across the statistic that between 90 and 95% of obese people do not achieve long-term weight loss with diet and exercise alone. … Read More

The Five Best Questions to Ask Your Bariatric Surgeon

June 24, 2019

Choosing a surgeon to perform a major procedure like bariatric surgery can feel daunting. You likely have a million questions swirling in your head, both about how you life will change and if you trust this person to operate on … Read More