Saving Your Life with Weight Loss Surgery
Obesity may seriously effect a person’s self-esteem, but it also comes with more than its fair share of health risks. High blood pressure, coronary heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes are all health issues linked with being overweight. Your weight can also increase your likelihood of cancer, sleep issues, reproductive problems, and depression. Frankly, your life is in danger when you are overweight. However, if you enlist the help of Michael Feiz, MD, F.A.C.S you can receive life-saving weight loss surgery from a world-class surgeon with a team of health care professionals who are dedicated to aiding your weight loss process.
Dr. Feiz performs surgical procedures like Lap Band, gastric sleeve, and band to sleeve revision for patients of all walks of life. In Lap Band vs. sleeve surgeries there are different methods used to help you lose weight. Lap Band requires a band surgically placed around the stomach to inhibit food intake. The gastric sleeve actually removes part of the stomach and reduces hunger cravings. Lap Band revision surgery takes place is the Lap Band is unsuccessful in helping you achieve your weight loss goals.
If your weight has gotten to the point that your health is at a major risk, weight loss surgery might be your best option to save your life. By calling the offices of Dr. Feiz and Associates to set up a consultation, we can help you determine if surgery is right for you, as well as respond to any questions you need answered to feel comfortable.