Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy Expert, Dr. Paul Cirangle, Speaks at Annual American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Meeting
San Francisco bariatric surgeon, Paul Cirangle, was honored as a key speaker at the annual meeting for the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), the preeminent organization for weight loss surgeons and bariatric allied health care providers. He spoke at three courses to ...
Tennessee's New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery Launches Comprehensive Website Reaching out to Sufferers of Morbid Obesity
...sity and permanently lose weight.
For more information on surgical weight loss programs such as gastric bypass, REALIZE® Band, vertical sleeve gastrectomy
(VSG) and LAP-BAND® System Surgery in Knoxville, Tennessee , the New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery can be contacted at (865) 694-9676, or via...
Abdominal Surgery May Become Easier for Patients
... option for weight-loss surgery. It was used to perform transvaginal sleeve gastrectomy
in morbidly obese patients, creating two small incisions in the abdomen and... the Digestive Disease Week conference in Chicago.
Standard laparoscopic gastrectomy
requires five to seven larger incisions in the abdomen that can cause major...
New minimally invasive surgery option for patients with stomach cancer
...n" surgery to remove the stomach with laparoscopic gastrectomy
a minimally invasive procedure in which the surge...ancer, also known as gastric cancer. "Laparoscopic gastrectomy
is an excellent option for certain patients with t...per describes the largest US study of laparoscopic gastrectomy
to date and demonstrates both the safety and effic...
Hawaii's Most Experienced and Only Fellowship-Trained Weight Loss Surgeon Now Coming to Hilo
...(LapSF), offers four weight loss surgeries; the adjustable gastric band (LAP-BAND® and REALIZE™), Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, vertical sleeve gastrectomy
, and the duodenal switch. Dr. Cirangle is also the only surgeon in Hawaii and San Francisco to perform StomaphyX™, an incisionless procedure fo...
Revolutionary Procedure for the Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Now Possible in San Francisco Thanks to Dr. Paul Cirangle
...waii also offers four weight loss surgeries; the adjustable gastric band (LAP-BAND® and REALIZE™), Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, vertical sleeve gastrectomy
, and the duodenal switch. These procedures are all done laparoscopically, with very little downtime.
Dr. Cirangle advises that anyone interested...
Gastric cancer with 3 pathological features
...petite loss. Gastric fiberscopy revealed a large tumor occupying the cardial region and anterior wall of the gastric body. The patient underwent total gastrectomy
with lymphnode dissection and partial resection of the liver. In the gastric tumor, choriocarcinoma, small cell carcinoma and tubular adenocarcinoma w...
Final Patient Enrolled In Large Data Registry of Incisionless Gastric Pouch and Stoma Reduction Procedure
...port. Bluegrass Bariatrics specializes in performing
laparoscopic weight-loss surgery throughout Kentucky including adjustable
gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy
and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Drs.
Weiss and Oldham operate at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, Baptist
East in Louisville, Georgetown Community...
Gastric cancer survivors should be aware of osteoporosis
...nce of osteoporosis in patients who survived after gastrectomy
was 38.3%, vertebral deformity rate was 46.6% and ...ed by the investigators is that the average age of gastrectomy
in gastric cancer patients is about 60 years, and ...tor of osteoporosis.
Another possible reason is gastrectomy
might affect calcium and other nutrient absorption...
NewYork-Presbyterian Receives Highest Accreditation for Bariatric Surgery
...or many obese individuals. We offer the full range of treatment options, including gastric bypass, adjustable gastric banding, duodenal switch, sleeve gastrectomy
and others," says Dr. Fabrizio Michelassi, surgeon-in-chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell and the Lewis Atterbury Stimson Professor of Surgery...