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…
Dr Chen Weighs In "How Safe is Bariatric Surgery?"
Bariatric surgery is safer than an appendectomy, the most commonly performed general surgery.
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?
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?
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.
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…
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…
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.
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.
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.