Best Way To Live With Lap-Band: From Successful Patient and Surgeon

George Fielding

Below is an article from my fellow weight loss surgeon, George Fielding. He has had a band since 1999.  His insight into what it takes to have a band and things to learn is a key.  So- with his permission, I am reprinting this article.        I’m a Lap-Band WLS post-op. Sounds a […]

Heartburn, GERD, and Night Cough – See Your Band Dr

Weight Loss Surgery is just a tool for weight loss- it isn't what makes weight loss happen. Weight loss happens when people change what and how much they eat. Weight loss success happens in the kitchen

Heartburn waking you up at night? Have GERD? Developed a night cough? Wake up with lots of old food or saliva coming out? It is time to see your Lap Band surgeon. Heartburn (also called gastro-esophageal reflux disease) and the others are signs that you need a little band break. What happened is the stomach […]