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Choosing a Bariatric Surgeon

Choosing a bariatric surgeon is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. After all, not only are you looking for a medical professional with the experience and expertise to minimize the risks and maximize the likelihood of success concerning your bariatric procedure — you’re also looking for a doctor who will partner with you on a lifelong journey to health and wellness.

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Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups: Help in Healing

Dr. Provost hosts twice-monthly support groups to ensure patients have lifelong success after their weight loss surgery and provide a safe environment in which to address the psychological and emotional issues surrounding their struggle with obesity. Get the details, and learn about the philosophy of Attitudinal Healing that guides the group’s discussions.

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Keys to Success After Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery can help resolve numerous health issues, from hypertension to diabetes. But, to have long-term success, you need to be prepared for some permanent lifestyle changes. Regardless of which type of bariatric surgery you have, you will need to adopt a new diet, get regular exercise, and plug into ongoing support.

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Weight Loss Surgery and Your Family

Weight loss surgery doesn’t just affect your life, it can have an impact on everyone around you — your spouse, your kids, even your parents. After all, when you start to make major lifestyle changes, like eating smaller portions and getting more physical activity, it can disrupt the family’s normal routine.

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Gastric Bypass: 7 Rules for Managing Your Pouch

To keep weight off long-term, gastric bypass patients need to adopt and maintain new eating habits that work in tandem with their new stomach pouch. In this article, Dr. Provost offers several quick tips for managing your pouch, to ensure the benefits of weight loss surgery last for a lifetime.

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Lap-Band Surgery: Getting Adjusted

To lose weight successfully with the Lap-Band system, you need to have routine adjustments. In this helpful article, Dr. Provost answers common questions about Lap-Band aftercare, and explains what a difference proper Lap-Band adjustments can make.

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Recovery Time after Weight Loss Surgery

To ensure his weight loss surgery patients have lifelong success after their procedure and provide them with a safe environment in which to address the emotional and psychological issues surrounding their struggle with obesity, Dr. Provost offers a twice-monthly support group at his office. Get the details here, and learn about the philosophy that guides the group’s discussions.

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