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bariatrics

[‚ba·rē′a‚triks]
(medicine)
A branch of medicine that deals with the treatment of obesity.
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Photo 1: Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon Mark Pozsgay, D.
Prof Baxter said a second bariatric surgeon had already been employed and there were plans for a new bariatric nurse, dietician and psychologist.
Latham Flanagan, a Eugene bariatric surgeon, calls it "the last bastion of prejudice.
Prof Baxter said a second bariatric surgeon had been employed and there were plans for a new bariatric nurse, dietician and psychologist.
a bariatric surgeon in Las Vegas, performs laparoscopic Roux-en-Y and gastric banding procedures "because these seem to offer the best outcomes at the lowest risk.
Valenzuela, has received training from world renown bariatric surgeon, Dr.
of 2009 was developed by Harvard-educated and board certified bariatric surgeon Dr.
He has been a bariatric surgeon at Baton Rouge General Hospital since 2012.
The free informational session will include topics such as undergoing bariatric surgery in Mexico, various weight loss surgeries and their benefits, and specific medical questions directed to our bariatric surgeon.
Live questions from online viewers to an experienced bariatric surgeon.
David Voellinger, a leading bariatric surgeon in the Charlotte area, to perform the LAP-BAND([R]) System procedure in an outpatient surgery center operated by Surgical Care Affiliates, LLC, which owns and operates one of the nation's largest networks of ambulatory surgery centers.