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Why Choose Gastric Bypass?

Are you overweight and insulin dependent?  Gastric bypass is a viable solution for patients who suffer from obesity-related diabetes.  Gastric bypass is the most popular and widely used weight loss surgery, constituting more than 50 percent of bariatric surgical procedure performed. With extensive fellowship training in bariatric weight loss surgery, Dr. Frenzel has the knowledge …

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Post Bariatric Breast Augmentation Surgery

Talking to women after bariatric weight loss surgery, I often hear the questions, “Why were my boobs the first thing to go?” That question is so telling. When losing weight, women often lose weight in their breasts before anywhere else. While men lose weight immediately in their abdomen and neck and every other place women …

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Orberra Gastric Balloon Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery

From simple, everyday tasks like walking up a flight of stairs to more lofty goals or running a marathon or riding bikes with your grandchildren, bariatric weight loss has the potential to transform your life and give you opportunities that you never imagined. Dr. Frenzel is dual fellowship trained in bariatric surgery and cosmetic plastic …

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Finding Your Health Through Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric Surgery is a life-changing experience. From the outward changes to the inward empowerment, you’ll notice improvements within yourself that you never imagined. One thing we tell our patients during an initial consultation is that bariatric weight loss surgery isn’t just a quick fix for losing weight. It’s a catapult toward a healthier lifestyle. As …

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Bariatric Patient Success Stories & Tips

Bariatric weight loss surgery changes patients physically, emotionally, and mentally.  From the obvious weight loss to improvements with obesity-related illnesses, the physical benefits of undergoing the gastric sleeve procedure speak for themselves.  But one advantage that is most surprising to patients is the changes that occur mentally. Imagine waking up each morning unable to easily …

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Improving Your Health After Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery is not a flippant decision.  It requires a financial commitment, a lifestyle change, a dietary commitment, and mental changes.  During the beginning phases of consultations and pre-surgery appointments, you learn about the necessary steps you’ll have to take post-surgery. Many prospective patients are terrified of the required diet post-surgery.  The biggest concern …

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How to Determine if Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery is for You

Obesity is a serious epidemic in America.  With fast food chains strung along every road with tempting deals and more bang for your buck as well more technology than ever, Americans are eating out and sitting around more than ever.  And along with all of this new technology comes hundreds of diets that are vying …

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Post-Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Guidelines

Many Americans struggle with obesity.  And it’s no surprise with the amount of preservatives, chemicals, and other additives in today’s foods.  For some, the major battle is eating right.  For others, it’s exercising regularly.  And still, for others, it’s both.  When you don’t eat right and exercise, your body suffers, which means, you suffer. After …

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