When Should You Get Bariatric Surgery?
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When Should You Get Bariatric Surgery?

You’ve tried everything to lose weight. You started with the latest diet and exercise fads. Predictably, the scale didn’t move. Next you moved on to a strategy that should have worked: Maybe you tried counting calories, maybe you followed the Mediterranean diet, maybe you just made better food choices. And, you made sure to get...

Should I Get a Sleeve Gastrectomy or an Adjustable Gastric Band?
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Should I Get a Sleeve Gastrectomy or an Adjustable Gastric Band?

For the right candidate, bariatric surgery can be a life-changing and life-enhancing experience. But, there are a number of procedures available, so how do you know which one is right for you? In this blog, we’ll take a look at two of the most effective surgeries for weight loss: sleeve gastrectomy and adjustable gastric banding...

Weight-Loss Surgery Tied to Lower Risk of Kidney Disease
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Weight-Loss Surgery Tied to Lower Risk of Kidney Disease

A new study gives yet further credence to the medical benefits of bariatric surgery. Titled “Incidence of end-stage renal disease following bariatric surgery in the Swedish Obese Subjects Study,” it was published in February 2018 in the International Journal of Obesity. The study found that those who underwent bariatric surgery had a markedly lower risk...

The 5 Most Commonly Asked Questions About Bariatric Surgery
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The 5 Most Commonly Asked Questions About Bariatric Surgery

What is bariatric surgery? Bariatric surgery is a surgical procedure that is performed on the stomach and/or intestines to lower a patient’s body mass index (BMI) and promote weight loss. In doing so, it also allows the patient to have improved health and a better overall quality of life. There are several types of bariatric...

Beer = Breasts? The Issue That May be Plaguing Male IPA Drinkers
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Beer = Breasts? The Issue That May be Plaguing Male IPA Drinkers

They go by many names— manmary glands, moobs, chesticles, etc.— but they all translate into the same problem in men: enlarged breasts. Known medically as gynecomastia, swollen breast tissue in men is, to say the least, an uncomfortable situation. It is a hormonal imbalance between estrogen and testosterone in the body that can impact men...

Are You Ready to Redefine Yourself? Obalon May Be the Solution
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Are You Ready to Redefine Yourself? Obalon May Be the Solution

Are You Ready to Redefine Yourself? Obalon May Be the Solution With the holidays over and the warmer weather rapidly approaching, you may be considering your options when it comes to weight loss and living a healthier lifestyle. Sometimes, though, diet and exercise simply aren’t enough to get you to where you want to be....

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Obalon® Balloon System Event
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Obalon® Balloon System Event

You’re invited! We’re excited to host a free event about the Obalon Balloon System! The Obalon Balloon System is a new FDA-approved minimally-invasive weight loss procedure that is quick and painless. We even include complimentary nutrition counseling to help keep that weight off. Join us on Tuesday, February 13th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m...

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Holiday Eating Bariatric Style!
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Holiday Eating Bariatric Style!

Reposted from December 2014 The Holidays are here again!! It is time for celebrating and food is usually involved in the fun.. Stay focused and you too can enjoy this holiday season after weight loss surgery! 1. Adhere to your nutrition plan the best you can. Make sure to get adequate protein and fluids after...

Westfairs’ Doctors of Distinction for 2017
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Westfairs’ Doctors of Distinction for 2017

Dr. Kaul goes above and beyond in many aspects of his profession. He was recently interviewed by Westchester Talk Radio and about being named one of Westfairs’ Doctors of Distinction for 2017. You can listen to Dr. Kaul’s interview here (segment 6):

Welcome November! Thanksgiving is just around the corner! What should your Thanksgiving plate look like before and after weight loss surgery?
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Welcome November! Thanksgiving is just around the corner! What should your Thanksgiving plate look like before and after weight loss surgery?

Thanksgiving Bariatric Style! What your plate should look like at at all stages pre and post op. (Reposted from 2016) How Are You Going To Survive Thanksgiving After Bariatric Surgery? Thanksgiving can be a challenging time for anyone concerned about cutting calories and or controlling their food intake. This festive time of year poses unique...