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The Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

New Jersey Gastric Bypass | Best Plastic Surgeons in NJ

Gastric bypass surgery, also called Rouz-en-Y, is a procedure that is often performed in patients that are severely overweight with a body mass index of 40 or higher or have a life-threatening issue due to excessive weight, and have not been able to lose weight with traditional diet and exercise. It is one of the most well known surgical procedures for weight loss.

Tips & Advice About Bariatric Nutrition

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In order to stay healthy after a weight loss surgery, eating a high protein diet is necessary. Eating proteins promotes wound healing and protein synthesis, but the risk of protein mal-digestion is high following surgery. We recommend a diet with 100 to 120 grams of protein following bypass surgery and 80 to 90 grams of surgery following lap band or sleeve surgeries.

Is Bariatric Surgery For You?

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Not a procedure to be undertaken lightly, bariatric surgery is a last-resort option for patients who have explored every other viable option. The decision to move forward with bariatric surgery is an-depth process involving your physician and healthcare team.

ReShape Non-Surgical Weight Loss Procedure

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Have you been trying to lose weight with diet and exercise, but it just isn’t working? The ReShape non-surgical weight loss procedure might be a good option for you. The ReShape procedure inserts a dual balloon into your stomach to take up space and help you feel full. Unlike other weight loss plans, this is a non-surgical approach without any incisions or scars.

Orbera – Intragastric Balloon System

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Weight loss is not always a simple process for everyone. Medical conditions can play a leading role in a person’s obesity and what can seem or feel like an inability to loose unwanted weight can have multiple effects on a person. With our professional and experienced plastic surgeons, you receive the best and innovative weight loss solutions available. One of which is the Orbera Intragastric Balloon.

NJ Endoscopic Intragastric Balloon

Obese patients who have not been able to lose weight using a variety of weight-loss programs, but have not had any gastric surgery procedures, may have success using a procedure called an endoscopic intragastric balloon. This is a medical-grade silicone balloon filled with saline (salt water) solution that is implanted in the stomach for up to six months. It must be used on a temporary basis, because side effects can occur if left in the stomach longer than expected.

Are You Ready for the Wow?

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Prepare yourself for the Wow! Look ahead, post weight loss surgery. You have lost a significant amount of weight and are no longer struggling with excess weight. You partake in daily physical activity whether biking, walking or swimming. You feel better, look better in your clothes and your self-esteem is rising. Now we get your body back!