Category Archives: Bariatric Procedures

Robotic Surgery Versus Traditional Laparoscopy

April 25, 2022

In the late 80s and early 90s, a revolution in surgical technique blossomed. The advent of laparoscopic or keyhole surgery […]

Why Patients Are Encouraged to Lose Weight Before Bariatric Surgery

August 17, 2022

Intentional dietary weight loss leading up to bariatric surgery may seem counterintuitive to some.  Even the most thoughtful of us […]

Gastric Band Failure. Will It Happen, and What to Do?

March 30, 2023

The gastric band (Lap-Band & Realize Band (no longer on the market)) was a revolutionary device introduced over a decade […]

Do Bariatric Surgeons Remove the Gallbladder During Bariatric Surgery?

November 22, 2023

While many of us do not think much about the gallbladder, and we don’t need it to live, it represents […]

Do Surgeons Reinforce or Buttress the Staple Line During Bariatric Surgery?

December 20, 2023

One of the most exciting parts of being in the bariatric field is seeing the excellent and in-depth questions bariatric […]

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