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BMI Calculator for Bariatric Patients

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Sep 30, 2019

No matter where you are in your weight loss journey, it's important to keep track of your BMI in order to make sure you are progressing. Read further to learn more about BMI classifications and to...

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The Difference between Lap-band Surgery and Gastric Sleeve Surgery

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Aug 20, 2019

If you struggle with obesity, there are numerous weight loss options for you to consider. Two of the most popular – sleeve gastrectomy (gastric sleeve) surgery and adjustable gastric band (lap...

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What Is the Best Type of Bariatric Exercise?

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Aug 14, 2019

If you’ve made up your mind to get bariatric surgery, you must also make a commitment to change the way you eat and exercise. If not, you will struggle to achieve long-term weight loss.

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The Importance of Your Bariatric Doctor

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Mar 08, 2019

Making the decision to undergo weight loss surgery is a monumental step forward. For many people, bariatric surgery is a highly effective way to lose weight and live a healthier life.

 

However,...

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The Patient’s Perspective: A Journey with LAP-BAND® Surgery

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Mar 04, 2019

 

In our final installment of “The Patient’s Perspective”, we’re taking you through the decision-making, procedure, and recovery of undergoing the LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Banding System, or...

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The Patient’s Perspective: A Journey with Gastric Bypass Surgery

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Mar 04, 2019

This week in “The Patient’s Perspective”, we’re looking at the gastric bypass journey. Learn what it’s like to decide on and undergo this permanent bariatric procedure, as well as what it’s like...

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The Patient’s Perspective: A Journey with Gastric Sleeve Surgery

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Mar 04, 2019

Today begins our blog series, “The Patient’s Perspective, which takes you on the journey from choosing a bariatric surgery, and undergoing the procedure, to learning what life is like afterward....

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How A Fitness Buddy Can Help You Stay Motivated

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Mar 04, 2019

Struggling to find the motivation to stick with your exercise plan? Feel lonely during your workouts? If so, it might be time to find yourself a fitness buddy - someone you can count on for...

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Bariatric Surgery Exercise Guidelines for Patients

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Feb 28, 2019

 In addition to adopting new dietary practices, you'll also need to get regular exercise to maintain muscle strength and burn the calories you take in. In fact, you may need to work on your...

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How To Talk With Your Child About Your Weight Loss Surgery

By Dr. Sunil Bhoyrul | Feb 28, 2019

If you're a parent who's planning on having gastric bypass surgery, gastric sleeve surgery, or a LAP-BAND procedure, it's important to speak with your kids about the surgery and the changes...

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Del Mar Surgical Blog

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