Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery in Lawrenceville, GA
Being obese affects your quality of life emotionally and physically. If you have tried to lose weight through diet and exercise, but been unsuccessful, bariatric weight loss surgery may be an option. At SurgiCare Arts & Aesthetics, Angelina Postoev, MD, FACS, a triple board-certified plastic surgeon, and Christopher Ibikunle, MD, FACS, offer bariatric weight loss surgery for men and women in Lawrenceville, Suwanee, Johns Creek, and the surrounding areas of Georgia.
What is Obesity?
Obesity is described as having an unhealthy amount of excessive weight. People who are obese face a higher risk for diabetes, heart disease, joint degeneration, and many other conditions that affect their quality of life and may even lead to early death. Unfortunately, many people who are obese get trapped into yo-yo diets that only worsen the problem.
What is Bariatric Surgery?
Bariatric surgery encompasses several procedures that change the stomach and intestines to promote weight loss. The approaches may limit the amount of food that you consume or how quickly it passes through your body.
What is Gastric Bypass Surgery?
Gastric bypass surgery is a type of bariatric weight loss surgery that divides the stomach into two chambers. The surgery is recommended for people who are considered morbidly obese and may having some co-occurring conditions, such as hypertension, heart disease, and diabetes.
What Are the Benefits of Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery?
Bariatric weight loss surgery can be a life-saving approach to helping people who struggle with obesity.
What Should I Expect from My Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery?
Bariatric weight loss surgery involves more than the procedure. We work with you before and after your surgery to help you make lifestyle changes that will keep the weight off and set you up for success over the course of your lifetime.
What Bariatric Weight Loss Surgeries Are Available?
- Post-Weight Loss Surgery – Post-weight loss surgery removes the excess skin and fat to reveal the contours that you have developed through diet and exercise.
- Gastric Sleeve Surgery – Gastric sleeve surgery is a procedure that removes most of your stomach, leaving approximately 25% intact. Learn more.
- Gastric Balloon Surgery – Gastric balloon surgery is a procedure that involves placing a silicone balloon inside the patient’s stomach. Learn more.
Schedule Your Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Consultation Today.
SurgiCare Arts & Aesthetics is honored to have been named a finalist for 2017 Physician of the Year by the Gwinnett County Chamber Healthcare Awards. Being recognized for our work with men and women in Gwinnett County and surrounding areas demonstrates our commitment to exceptional care. If you are considering bariatric weight loss surgery, schedule a consultation with Dr. Angelina or Dr. Chris.
SurgiCare Arts & Aesthetics proudly offers financing options for our patients.
We help you succeed in losing the weight that keeps you from being happy and healthy. Angelina Postoev, MD, FACS, a triple board-certified plastic surgeon, and Christopher Ibikunle, MD, FACS, offer bariatric weight loss surgery for men and women in Lawrenceville, Suwanee, Johns Creek, and the surrounding areas of Georgia. Contact us today to schedule a personal consultation.