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Tips to Bringing Exercise Back Indoors

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Eating healthy, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips, Post WLS tips, Resources, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, San Francisco weight loss center, surgical weight loss, Uncategorized, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery | No Comments »

by: Gabriella Vetere, LapSF RD With our clocks about to fall back and  it starting to get dark and cold outside- you may find yourself stuck when it comes to keeping your summer workout routine that consisted of bike rides outside ...

Add Flavor with Herbs: Basil and Mint

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Diabetes, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, gastroesophageal reflux disease, GERD, heartburn, LapBand, News, Nutrition, post weight loss surgery tips, Post WLS tips, Protein and calories, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, San Francisco weight loss center, surgical weight loss, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery | No Comments »

On the last blog post, we talked about green smoothies and how a green drink could be beneficial for good health and weight maintenance. We discussed the various ingredients that could be used to make healthy and delicious green smoothies. ...

Family Members of Weight Loss Surgery Patients Also Benefit

Friday, December 16th, 2011 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Eating healthy, News, Nutrition, Research, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Most everyone has heard about the Atkins diet and the Weight Watchers diet but the newest diet out there appears to be the weight-loss-surgery-patient-in-your-living-room diet.  Have you heard of it?    A study from Stanford researchers recently published in the Archives ...

Dear Food, Our friendship isn’t working and I need to move on. Sincerely, The New Me

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Duodenal switch, Eating healthy, LapBand, post weight loss surgery tips, Realize Band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, surgical weight loss, Uncategorized, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

“Food feels like my best friend.” We hear this so often from our weight loss surgery patients. Maybe you can relate. When you’re upset, anxious, despondent, angry, or bored the instant calm that food provides can feel like your greatest ...

When Weight Loss Surgery is All in the Family

Friday, December 3rd, 2010 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Diabetes, GERD, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

We have many families that have weight loss surgery, with many requesting to have it the same day. It is a very remarkable-not to mention interesting-process to watch evolve. I recently came across a study that was presented at the ...

Facts on the mini gastric bypass

Friday, October 1st, 2010 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Duodenal switch, LapBand, Realize Band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Often leads to bile reflux, gastritis or esophagitis Potentially increases the risk of gastric cancer Not covered by insurance Abandoned as unsafe by virtually all weight loss surgery MD's Luckily, our patients have the option to pick from 4 great, safe surgeries with proven ...

Getting Back on Track

Saturday, August 8th, 2009 Posted in Duodenal switch, Exercise, LapBand, Protein and calories, Realize Band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, surgical weight loss, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss plan, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

Throughout the surgical weight loss process you’ve developed some great eating habits.  Whether you have the LapBand, Realize Band, Vertical gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass or the Duodenal switch, you’ve worked so hard to maintain them but whether you are months ...

New Facebook pages

Friday, July 3rd, 2009 Posted in Bariatric surgery, Duodenal switch, EsophyX, Hawaii, LapBand, Realize Band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, Stomaphyx, surgical weight loss, Vertical gastrectomy, weight loss surgery | No Comments »

We have created two new Facebook pages; one for Laparoscopic Associates of San Francisco and one for The Surgical Weight Loss Center of Hawaii. It's a great way to socialize with other patients, get the latest news, post your own experiences ...

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy Update

Friday, March 27th, 2009 Posted in Diabetes, Duodenal switch, LapBand, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, San Francisco weight loss center, Vertical gastrectomy, Vertical sleeve gastrectomy, weight loss surgery | No Comments »

Last week was the Second Annual International Consensus Summit for Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (Vertical Gastrectomy) in Miami, Florida.  Over 400 surgeons from around the world attended.  There were three days of presentations and discussions.  Summarized below are some interesting points ...

Exciting news for a Hawaii weight loss surgery patient!

Thursday, March 5th, 2009 Posted in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, Uncategorized, weight loss surgery, Weight loss surgery results | No Comments »

I just wanted to share an email announcement I received from one of our Hawaii patients. She is so inspirational and a great role model for bariatric laparoscopic surgery.  She has lost over 100lbs in under a year with Roux-en-Y ...