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Weight Loss Surgery Los Angeles

Weight Loss Surgery Los Angeles

Dr. Feiz & Associates represent the number destination for weight loss surgery in Los Angeles. Here you will find several different paths toward significant weight loss. Consider just a few of the choices available through the skilled and experienced team at Dr. Feiz & Associates…
First, the surgeons here are specialists in the Lap Band procedure. This relatively non-invasive surgery involves the placement of a saline-filled plastic band around the stomach. The band is adjustable, allowing you to alter the shape of your stomach into that of an hour glass, which makes food particles flow more slowly into the lower intestines, in turn enabling you to feel full faster and eat less often. With advancements in micro Lap Band weight loss surgery in Los Angeles, the experts at Dr. Feiz & Associates can accomplish all this with just one small incision that leaves a scar no bigger than a grain of rice or a freckle. No one will even know you had the surgery done!

Another exciting alternative available here is micro sleeve gastrectomy, which also requires only one small cut but involves the removal of 75% of your stomach. Obviously this is more invasive than the Lap Band, but it is extremely safe and results in immediate weight loss.

For the most advanced weight loss surgery in Los Angeles, more people are choosing Dr. Feiz & Associates. Dr. Michael Feiz, M.D., FACS, the administrator and chief surgeon at this cutting edge medical center, graduated with highest honors from UCLA and received his MD with honors from New York Medical College. He completed his surgical internship and residency at the internationally famous Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center.

Weight Loss Surgery Los Angeles

For California residents who have tried every diet and exercise out there but are still clinically obese, weight loss surgery in California is a viable way to achieve a healthier lifestyle. Weight loss surgery is not for every California individual who wants to shed a few pounds, however - the National Institute of Health has very strict guidelines on who can and cannot qualify for weight loss surgery. People who want to have weight loss surgery in California must have a body mass index (BMI) of at least 35 in addition to more than one documented obesity-related medical condition in order to qualify for weight loss surgery. For individuals who have a body mass index of 40 or above, however, there does not need to be any further documented medical problems to qualify for the weight loss surgery in California.

Additionally, individual weight loss surgery doctors usually have their own set of criteria for determining whether or not a patient is an ideal candidate for the procedure. Dr. Feiz, renowned Beverly Hills-based weight loss surgeon, performs a complete assessment of each patient that includes a detailed application to learn about health and weight loss history, an in-depth nutritional, psychological and medical exam and an honest assessment of the impact of obesity on the patient’s life. Dr. Feiz provides his weight loss surgery in Beverly Hills patients with the best evaluation, diagnosis and care possible, which is why he has performed the world’s most cosmetic Lap Band surgeries. Patients, who are looking for the best weight loss surgeon come to Dr. Feiz’s office in Beverly Hills, are not disappointed with their results.

Dr. Feiz & Associates offer many options to people interested in solutions for weight loss in Los Angeles. The highly experienced Dr. Michael Feiz and his team provide gastric sleeve surgery and the Lap Band in Los Angeles. They also provide gastric sleeve surgery and the Lap Band in Beverly Hills, Oxnard, Huntington Beach, and a variety of other convenient office locations.