– Constipation is incredibly common after weight loss surgery. The decreased amount of food, sometimes decreased hydration, and hormonal changes around weight loss surgery lead to a slowing of the bowels. It’s completely safe to take common constipation medicines. When we’re asked about constipation, we recommend intermittent doses of milk
– Hi, I’m Dr. Matt Brengman and I’m gonna talk to you a little bit about gastroparesis today. I do gastroparesis therapies in my practice, about 50% of my practice is gastroparesis and it’s an unusual therapy, I think. I do some talks nationally for this and I did one
Dumping syndrome is a very common complication following gastric and esophageal surgeries. Also known as rapid gastric emptying, dumping syndrome is a condition in which undigested food moves too quickly from the stomach to the small intestine. In other words, food gets “dumped” into the intestine before being properly digested.
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Bariatric surgery, or weight loss surgery, refers to a variety of surgical procedures for treatment of morbid obesity. Obesity is determined by Body Mass Index or BMI, which is calculated as the ratio of body weight over square of body height. The higher the BMI the higher the extent of
When it comes to helping people with obesity lose weight, you may have heard the terms gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and gastric band. These are types of bariatric or weight loss surgery. Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, Director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at
– I am the chief of bariatric surgery and I run a program that specializes in minimally invasive surgery. We treat patients for surgical weight loss. We also treat patients who have had complications with surgical weight loss. We treat hernias, both simple, routine, common, every day hernias and very