gastric sleeve surgery

Bariatric Surgery is Safe and Effective for Teens According to New Study

Over 4 million children and adolescents in the US suffer from obesity. Despite this startling statistic, very few effective treatments are available. While bariatric surgery has been shown to be an effective treatment option for adults, few studies have focused on children. A recent study conducted through the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, looked at […]

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Conquering the Sleeve Gastrectomy Pre-Op Diet

Ask any Sleeve Gastrectomy or Gastric Sleeve surgery post-op patient what the most difficult part of the surgery was and 9 times out of 10, they will say, the pre-op diet. This notorious 1-2 week diet is a very strict regimen that obesity surgery patients should follow for best results during and after their operation. […]

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Sleeve Gastrectomy / Gastric Sleeve Surgery 5 advantages

5 Advantages of the Sleeve Gastrectomy (Gastric Sleeve) Surgery Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, also referred to as the Gastric Sleeve surgery, has become the fastest growing bariatric procedure in North America.  In addition to helping patients achieve their weight loss goals, it has shown success in improving and even reversing obesity-related health risks such as high blood […]

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Gastric Sleeve on Irwin B from Pembroke Pines Florida

“Before Dr. Shillingford I visited two other doctors. However, it wasn’t until after talking with him that he gave me the confidence to commit to my surgery, and ultimately take care of my life. It’s the best choice I’ve ever made. Eight weeks have passed and I’ve lost 45 lbs and feel great! Thank you Dr. Shillingford and your staff” -Irwin […]

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Gastric Sleeve Surgery on Anderson S Miramar Florida

“Before surgery I was 304 lbs. In the first month including the pre-op diet I have lost 32 pounds and I’m feeling great. Plus, I have so much energy!” -Anderson S., Miramar, FL   Sleeve   DOS: 5/28/13  

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