Why Bariatric Surgery?
Obesity has become the #1 public health problem in our country today -- more than half of Americans are overweight and roughly 12 million Americans have severe obesity (defined as a body mass or 35 or more). Obesity is a major cause of premature death and many other medical conditions, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, sleep apnea and degenerative joint disease.
Drs. Atwa an Paracha understand that losing weight is often not as simple as it seems. They have created a bariatric weight loss program addressing obesity utilizing modern treatment strategies, current research, and continued education. As bariatric surgeons they perform the safest, most effective surgical weight loss procedures to improve the lives of their patients.
Learn What Long Island Laparoscopic Doctorssm Can Do for You: An Introduction to Bariatric Surgery