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On ABC News: Weight Loss Surgery in Mexico Might Not be as Safe as Advertised

The growing trend of choosing low-cost foreign locations for bariatric surgery poses some serious health risks for patients. Board certified surgeon and fellowship trained bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre provides weight loss surgery to patients in Orlando, Tampa, Altamonte Springs,

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A Warning About Weight-Loss Surgery in Mexico

The option of choosing bariatric surgery at a foreign location may offer cost benefits, but it comes with certain inherent risks for the patient’s health and safety. Board certified surgeon and fellowship trained bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre provides weight

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Types of Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery is a safe and effective way to reduce a significant amount of body weight to improve overall health and help restore a healthier and fitter lifestyle. Board certified surgeon and fellowship trained bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre

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Duodenal Switch With Biliopancreatic Diversion

Duodenal switch with biliopancreatic diversion is an advanced technique in bariatric surgery to achieve weight loss. During the initial consultation, the surgeon will determine the patient’s candidacy for duodenal switch surgery. Focused bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre provides weight loss

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Major Aspects of Sleeve Gastrectomy

Sleeve gastrectomy is a laparoscopic weight loss procedure. The surgeon places five to six small incisions in the abdomen region and performs the bariatric surgery with the aid of a video camera, also known as a laparoscope. High precision surgical

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Laparoscopic Gastric Banding Surgery

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding or LAGB is an advanced weight-loss surgery technique. Candidates with excessive weight or those suffering from obesity-related health conditions may consider this bariatric surgery for safe and effective weight loss. Experienced bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre

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Gastric bypass surgery: Is it for you?

Gastric bypass surgery is a safe and proven weight loss procedure. Gastric bypass and various other types of weight loss surgeries are together known as bariatric surgery. Such surgery makes alterations to the stomach and digestive system which limits food

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Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

The Roux-en-Y gastric bypass bariatric surgery is also known as just a gastric bypass. It is currently seen as the “gold standard” treatment for weight loss. Experienced bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre provides a range of weight loss procedures to

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What is Malabsorption Weight Loss Surgery?

What is Malabsorption Weight Loss Surgery? Biliopancreatic diversion with or without the duodenal switch or BPD-DS is primarily a type of malabsorptive bariatric surgery procedure. Gastric bypass surgery, on the other hand, combines both restrictive and malabsorptive techniques. Reliable bariatric

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Types of Weight Loss Surgery

Types of Weight Loss Surgery Weight-loss or bariatric surgery helps in reducing weight and lowering the medical complications of obesity. Successful bariatric surgeon Dr. Wiljon Beltre provides a range of weight loss procedures to patients in Orlando, Tampa, Altamonte Springs,

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