The Ball is in Your Court
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The Ball is in Your Court

Dr. Ken Mitchell, Bariatric Surgeon and Medical Director of Roper St. Francis Bariatric and Metabolic Services, discusses short and long-term weight loss success after bariatric surgery. He states that in the immediate period after surgery, regardless of your compliance, you will lose weight. However, the key to long-term success is compliance with diet and exercise.   Congratulations on … Continue reading

Four Keys to Success
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Four Keys to Success

Bariatric surgery is a surgical option for morbidly obese individuals who have not had success with other weight loss therapies such diet, exercise or medications. However, bariatric surgery is just a tool and requires a lifelong committment to lifestyle change. Dr. Mitchell shares the four things a bariatric surgery patient must do in order to be successful long-term. … Continue reading