Is Lap-band Surgery Right for You?

Lap-Band surgery is a reversible outpatient procedure that has helped many obese patients shed their excess weight after years of struggling to slim down. But is Lap-Band surgery right for you? To make a decision, you need to understand what Lap-Band surgery is, and what it can and cannot do for you. You also need […]

Gastric Banding for Weight Loss

If your obese and are looking to lose weight and have tried diet and excerise then Restrictive surgery could be the answer. In a restrictive surgery e.g. gastric banding, the surgeon uses one of a variety of techniques to reduce the size of the stomach. After restrictive surgery, a person feels full faster, eats less, […]

Lap Band Surgery – Should You Have Lap Band Weight Loss Surgery?

The Lap Band System uses a Lap Band which is an adjustable gastric band that is actually a silicone belt that is placed around the top of the stomach. Lap Band surgery is one in which this band is placed dividing the stomach into two parts with the upper part forming a pouch which is […]

Which Type of Plastic Surgery Procedures Are Available ?

In the old days, when a person had something about their physical appearance that they wanted to change, unless it was weight loss there was very little that they could actually do about it. Nowadays, thanks to medical technology, people who know that their self esteem would be much improved if they could change something […]