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Weight Loss Balloon

Dr. Christine Ren Fielding is now offering the weight loss balloon. This is a non-surgical option for adult patients with a BMI between 30 and 40. The weight loss balloon is placed into the stomach while the patient is under light-sedation. It is then filled with saline, so that it takes up substantial room in […]

Gastric Bypass and Diabetes: Better Results

You probably know that weight loss surgery is a highly effective weight loss tool for people struggling with severe obesity. But did you know that weight loss procedures have benefits in addition to helping drop pounds? There is emerging evidence highlighting the potential health benefits gastric bypass surgery in treating patients with the dangerous combination […]