All You Need to Know about Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty

Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty is a weight loss procedure, albeit a newer form as compared to other common bariatric procedures such as Gastric band and Gastric bypass. The principle, however, is the same as in other common bariatric surgical procedures. The aim of the surgery is reducing the size of the stomach, thereby restricting the person’s […]

All You Need to Know about Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty

Undergoing any surgery can be daunting, and a weight loss surgery is no different. If you have a BMI of between 35 and 40, accompanied by comorbid conditions, contact DFW Bariatrics and General Surgery to consult one of our experienced weight loss surgeons. While there are a number of surgical weight loss treatment options available, […]

A 101 Guide to Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty


Every weight loss procedure aims to fight obesity and improve the quality of life of the patient. The transitory phase, however, can be a testing time for patients and their families. The only way to put your worries to rest and be thoroughly prepared for the procedure is to learn lies before and after the […]

Answering Commonly Asked Questions about Gastric Balloon Surgery


Gastric balloon surgery is a widely performed bariatric procedure that involves implanting a temporary balloon into the patient’s stomach. The balloon occupies a part of the patient’s stomach, reducing the person’s food intake capacity, reducing hunger, and allowing them to feel full and satisfied on less food. The procedure, along with a strict diet and […]

Orbera Gastric Balloon Surgery: How it Works


The Orbera gastric balloon is a weight loss procedure that involves temporarily implanting a silicone balloon in an individual’s stomach. Although a temporary process spanning 6 months, the Orbera balloon helps patients in permanently reducing their food intake but adjusting food intake habits. If you too are tired of obesity and planning for Orbera gastric […]

An Introductory Guide to Gastric Balloon Surgery

Gastric balloon surgery involves implanting a silicone balloon to occupy a part of the patient’s stomach, leaving less space for food. The reduced food intake capacity, along with a strict diet and exercise regime, helps patients get rid of those extra pounds and achieve their ideal weight. Gastric balloon surgery is one of the most […]

Life after a Gastric Balloon Procedure

Gastric balloons are fast becoming a preferred alternative to traditional weight loss surgeries for a number of reasons; they are implanted through a minimally invasive procedure often done in the office, have a quicker recovery, and and don’t involve altering the anatomy or incisions. Moreover, the pain and scarring is also non-existent compared to traditional […]