Texas Center for Bariatrics & Advanced Surgery Blog
What is the "Goldilocks" length in Bariatric Surgery?
The SADI-S offers more average weight loss than the sleeve or gastric bypass
Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty Is Not Equal to Vertical Gastric Sleeve
How is the endoscopic gastroplasty differ from a sleeve gastrectomy?
How Long Do You Lose Weight After Duodenal Switch Surgery?
We can determine if you are a good candidate for duodenal switch and SADI-S surgery, and discuss how long it takes to lose weight after duodenal…
Doctors at the Texas Center for Bariatrics and Advanced Surgery offer LAP-BAND revision when weight loss goals are not met or complications develop. To learn…
Older Patients Make for Some of the Best Bariatric Patients!
With careful planning, older patients make for some of our best bariatric surgery patients!
Dr Chen Weighs In “Your Body is Not Amazon Prime”
Weight loss after bariatric surgery takes time! DID YOU KNOW? Most patients lose the most significant amount of weight during the first two years after…
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?