Texas Center for Bariatrics & Advanced Surgery

Dr Chen Weighs In "Shoulder Soreness & The Phrenic Nerve"

Did you know it is not uncommon for the left shoulder to be sore after bariatric surgery?  This is because of the connection between the…

Posted by Edmund B. Chen on Nov 29, 2022

Dr Chen Weighs In "How Safe is Bariatric Surgery?"

Bariatric surgery is safer than an appendectomy, the most commonly performed general surgery.

Posted by Edmund B. Chen on Nov 09, 2022

Dr. Chen Weighs In "Bariatric Surgery Extends & Improves Life"

Did you know that bariatric surgery is proven to extend a patient’s lifespan and enhance quality of life?

Posted by Edmund B. Chen on Nov 02, 2022

Dr. Chen Weighs In "New Guidelines for Bariatric Surgery"

Did you know that the guidelines for bariatric surgery just changed to now include people as low as a BMI of 27?

Posted by Edmund B. Chen on Oct 25, 2022

Gastric Bypass vs LAP-BAND: What’s the Difference?

Both gastric bypass and LAP-BAND help patients reach their weight loss goals. Today we'll consider the difference between gastric bypass versus LAP-BAND.

Posted by Allan Joseph Cribbins on Aug 06, 2022

Four LAP-BAND Benefits

LAP-BAND benefits include highly customizable care and long-term weight loss success. If you’re ready to explore your candidacy for gastric band surgery, schedule a consultation…

Posted by Allan Joseph Cribbins on May 09, 2022

How Much Weight Will I Lose after Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

Individuals considering gastric sleeve surgery at Texas Center for Bariatrics & Advanced Surgery can learn about anticipated weight loss results. For more information, contact our…

Posted by Allan Joseph Cribbins on Dec 21, 2021

Benefits of Gastric Sleeve for Older Patients

Discover how gastric sleeve surgery can eliminate obesity-related health issues for older adults and even prolong your life.

Posted by Allan Joseph Cribbins on Sep 21, 2021

Is Bariatric Surgery More Effective Than Diet and Exercise For Weight?

If you are struggling to lose weight with diet and exercise alone, you might be considering bariatric surgery. Here's how they compare.

Posted by Allan Joseph Cribbins on Jun 24, 2021

Why Undergo LAP-BAND to Gastric Sleeve Revision?

If LAP-BAND® surgery falls short, Dr. A. Joseph Cribbins III can perform LAP-BAND to gastric sleeve revision for a more effective path to weight loss.

Posted by Allan Joseph Cribbins on Apr 20, 2021

Dr. Cribbins and Dr. McCalman

Texas Center for
Bariatrics & Advanced Surgery

Our highly skilled and experienced board-certified surgeons specialize in ultra-minimally invasive general and bariatric surgery and they are affiliated with a number of national associations, including:

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS)

To schedule a consultation, contact us online, or call (214) 501-1333 today.

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