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8th Annual Patient Reunion at San Antonio, TX

8th Annual Patient Reunion at San Antonio, TX

Hello everyone, I just want to share here in the blog the link for the pictures of the 8th Annual Patient Reunion that was held this month at The Embassy Suites in San Antonio downtown. Just to share some of the moments we lived there. And also I want to thank all of you that ...

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NEW GASTRIC SLEEVE BOOK

NEW GASTRIC SLEEVE BOOK

"Successful Weight Loss with the Gastric Sleeve" With each passing year, bariatric surgeries are becoming more and more common place. After years of frustrating weight loss and regains, patients are looking for permanent answers to their obesity problems. New procedures, new techniques and new surgeons enter the field of bariatrics each year. In this newly ...

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Q&A's: Acid reflux and the sleeve.

Q&A's: Acid reflux and the sleeve.

Hello everyone and welcome to the question of the week, I'm doctor Alvarez from Endobariatric.com and on this episode we'll discuss the relationship with gastroesophageal reflux disease also know as GERD and the sleeve gastrectomy. First of all I want to start out by saying that a very high percentage of patients who are ...

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ObesityChat comes to an end.

ObesityChat comes to an end.

Dear ObesityChat users and radio listeners: Today I decided to cancel the radio talk show "Obesity Chat". As you many know we did the live radio show every Monday at 8:00 PM CT then uploaded the podcast to www.obesitychat.com. We have done over a year and a half of episodes and we ...

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Why is the cost so much lower in Mexico than the US?

Why is the cost so much lower in Mexico than the US?

Regarding a question on my obesitychat show. There are a lot of people in the US that have a skewed view of having surgery in Mexico. They think it is dangerous or less sanitary for some reason. Can you discuss the standards of care and regulations in Mexico as compared to the states. Why is ...

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August 11, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

August 11, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: Why is the cost so much lower in Mexico than the US? There is concern of relationship issues after WLS. Is there a higher rate of divorce ...

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August 4, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

August 4, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: Can you talk about drinking alcohol and carbonated drinks regarding the sleeve? Can you really stretch your sleeve? How long does it take for your skin to ...

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July 28, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

July 28, 2014 Obesity Chat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: What is up with the runny nose so often? Is there a correlation with surgery or just some strange coincidence? How soon is to soon to start ...

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July 7, 2014 ObesityChat Podcast

July 7, 2014 ObesityChat Podcast

Dr. Alvarez goes live answering questions about weight loss, surgery and other alternatives to resolve obesity including the gastric sleeve. www.endobariatric.com On this episode Dr. Alvarez answers the following questions: Do you eventually lose the acid reflux? Does it go away long term with gastric sleeve patients? Does the 5 day pouch test ...

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Sleeve plication vs. sleeve gastrectomy

Sleeve plication vs. sleeve gastrectomy

Welcome back to my blog. Today I'd like to discuss about some differences between the gastric sleeve or sleeve gastrectomy and the newer procedure called gastric plication. Let??s begin by explaining a little bit of this brand new surgical approach. The term plication refers to the rounded shape of the stomach made by folding ...

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