Cleveland Clinic Akron General Bariatric Weight Loss Procedure Online Seminar

Roux en-Y Gastric Bypass, with Introduction on Body Mass Index, Animation.

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 obesity. A normal BMI is […]

‘Bariatric Prom’ gives second chance to those who were overweight

A COMMON CONDITION IS CAUSING MANY TO MISS OUT ON A HIGH SCHOOL RITE OF PASSAGE. THE PROM. ONE IN FIVE TEENS IS OBESE. A GROUP OF ADULTS WHO AVOIDED THE BIG EVENT OCCURS OF THEIR SIZE ARE STAGING A SECOND CHANCE DANCE. WE GET THE STORY FOR KERRY CAVANAUGH. THEY HAVE SOMETHING TO CELEBRATE. […]

BMI – the Baloney Mass Index

The measure which is most often used when people think about degrees of overweight or obesity is something called Body Mass Index or as somebody recently termed it baloney mass index which I think is the more accurate explanation let me tell you why. Body Mass Index was originally devised by a Belgian mathematician Polymath […]

How to Calculate Your BMI | Obesity

BMI or body mass index is a number that we calculate to determine of you are a healthy weight. BMI is calculated by taking your weight in kilograms and dividing it by your height in meters squared. This is obviously not a number that we’re able to calculate in our heads, so there are tools […]

Bariatric Surgery – the Body Mass Index (BMI) Doesn’t Define You

Have you ever thought about The body mass index? I know silly question-we hear about it all the time. Well today I’m gonna talk to you about why your weight isn’t as important as you think. Hey everyone, I’m Amanda Dutton your bariatric coach I provide the tools and tips you need to be a […]

How to Lose Weight, Surgical Technique Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy by Dr Sumeet Shah

Sleeve Gastrectomy by Dr Sumeet Shah. Aim of surgery. Entering the Lesser Sac. Mobilizing the greater curvature. Gastro Splenic Ligament lysis. Starting of the Gastric Stapling. Gastric Stapling & Cutting. Extraction of specimen. Flat Silicon Drain. Port Closure. Med Freelancers Surgical videos editor and social promoter. Thank You.