Myths and top misunderstood things about all weight loss surgeries

By Dr. Jay Long If you’re reading this, I’m sure it’s not the first weight loss surgery article you’ve read.  If you’re like most of my patients, you’ve been out there scouring the internet, talking to your friends, and reading everything you can put your hands on about weight loss surgery.   As a surgeon, […]

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Top 3 things that will surprise you about gastric sleeve surgery

By Dr. Jay Long Whenever patients come into my office and want to talk about gastric sleeve surgery, they have questions.  And sometimes every patient has the same types of questions!  And sometimes, I realize there is a lot of misinformation out there about gastric sleeve surgery.  So I’m here to set the record straight, […]

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Coolsculpting: Your Perfect Shape in 35 Minutes

Imagine a painless, non-intrusive way of getting rid of the fat that even dieting and exercise can’t remove. Imagine getting the look you want without any disruption to your daily life. Well, now you don’t have to imagine. Coolsculpting is the cosmetic technology you’ve been waiting for. Where Can Coolsculpting Target? Fully approved by the […]

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What Surgeries Can Help Me Lose Weight?

A mountain of evidence shows that dieting doesn’t work for the vast majority of people who want to lose weight. In fact, many people who try to lose weight through diet and exercise end up gaining more weight in the long term. Minimally invasive surgeries offer alternatives to diet and exercise fads that usually fail. […]

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Health Complications of the Obesity Epidemic

Obesity is one of the leading causes of sickness and death in the United States. In fact, obesity-related diseases cause more than 300,000 deaths every year. Taking care of your health by managing your weight is one of the best things you can do to maximize your opportunity to live a long, healthy and enjoyable […]

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