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How Important Is Surgeon’s Skill for Weight-Loss Surgery Outcomes?

How Important Is Surgeon’s Skill for Weight-Loss Surgery Outcomes?

How Important Is Surgeon’s Skill for Weight-Loss Surgery Outcomes? Study saw no differences at one year after procedure, but one expert believes longer follow-up needed. Bottom of Form A surgeon’s skill level does not seem to have a big impact on long-term outcomes for weight-loss surgery patients, a new study suggests. However, one weight-loss surgeon disagreed with […]

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Bariatric Surgery for Diabetes

Bariatric Surgery for Diabetes

Obesity is a potential risk factor for the development and progression of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), and weight loss is a key component of diabetes management. Bariatric surgery results in significant weight loss and remission of diabetes in most patients. After surgery, glycemic control is restored by a combination of enforced caloric restriction, enhanced […]

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Single Anastomosis Duodenal Switch

Single Anastomosis Duodenal Switch

The single-anastomosis duodenal switch, also called stomach intestinal pylorus sparing surgery (SIPS), or the single loop DS, is very similar to the standard duodenal switch operation, except that the small intestine is only transected at one point instead of two. With this operation, the majority of the most stretchable portion of the stomach is permanently […]

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Obesity

Obesity

Obesity is an abnormal accumulation of body fat, usually 20% or more over an individual’s ideal body weight. At ALO Bariatrics we treat obesity. Gaining weight and becoming obese or morbidly obese has created an epidemic not only in the United States, but also internationally. According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than 2/3 […]

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Bariatric Surgery in Tijuana

Bariatric Surgery in Tijuana

ALO Bariatrics offers safe and affordable bariatric surgery in Tijuana, Mexico. We are the number one destination for American and Canadian citizens seeking inexpensive and effective weight loss surgery in Mexico. Tijuana, Mexico is located just 30 minutes away from the San Diego Airport at downtown San Diego, CA. USA. At ALO Bariatrics you are connected to […]

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Nutrition plays a critical role even before Weight Loss Surgery

Nutrition plays a critical role even before Weight Loss Surgery

There are important nutritional aspects that require your attention before your upcoming Bariatric Surgery; are you on top of them? First, you should Consult a Registered Dietitian. A professional that can identify your nutritional needs and provide you with the most accurate information to ensure your Weight Loss Success. Second, Get started with a personalized […]