Beauty, fitness and health all increase when you improve your metabolism and control your weight.
Being overweight is not simply a result of personal failures, and it’s not beyond your control.
Surgery is much more successful than diet, with or without medications. Even physician-directed weight loss programs that include medications and diet are not as successful as surgery.
Diets are NOT always the best way! Every time you lose a lot of weight, you lose some muscle. If you regain weight later on, most people only regain fat. This cycle damages your metabolism.
Bariatric surgery is not the easy way, but it’s often the smartest way.
Surgery can help cure metabolic illnesses, including diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol, hypertension, sleep apnea, PCOS, severe chronic headaches, joint pain, GERD, and more.
Dr. Quebbemann recommends the S.L.I.M.M.S. Metabolic Procedure for people with metabolic diseases associated with excess weight.
The S.L.I.M.M.S. Lifestyle procedure can be a good option for people with more than 75 extra pounds.
Combines the two best bariatric procedures in the world, the gastric sleeve and the gastric bypass, with the goal of improving results. Read about the power-potential of combined.
A reversible, outpatient, minimally invasive weight loss procedure for people that want to lose less weight for lifestyle and cosmetic reasons.
An operation designed to improve weight loss for people that have already had a gastric bypass.
Still, the standard bariatric procedure against which all other bariatric procedures are measured. After more than 40 years, the gastric bypass is still the standard of care for bariatric surgery.
The most popular bariatric procedure performed today. It involves removing most of your stomach, permanently decreasing the hunger hormone Ghrelin.
Dr. Quebbemann frequently is asked to help people who have not met their weight loss goals, continue to suffer from diabetes, heartburn, or GERD, or have other complications from prior bariatric surgery.