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Benefits of Bariatric Surgery for Diabetic Patients

The latest report from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed that over 29 million Americans have diabetes and about 1 in 4 doesn’t know about it. Diabetes is an endocrine disease, which means that it occurs as a result of problem in the gut hormones. It is believed that gut hormones play a […]

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‘No Regrets’ Bariatric Patient Chooses Quality Over Quantity

From Fort Sanders Regional Health & Lifestyles Rex Veach, a quality representative/engineer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, decided a lifetime of yo-yo dieting was enough. So he chose quality over quantity, turning to Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons to lose excess pounds and control his voracious appetite. “I’ve been in […]

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New Name, Same Mission!

Foothills Weight Loss Specialists is now known as Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons to better explain who we are and what we do. We are Bariatric Surgeons who perform surgery for the treatment of obesity to improve health and overall quality of life. “We live in a busy and confusing world. Having a business name and […]

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Bariatric Seminar Available Online!

Considering bariatric surgery at Foothills Weight Loss Specialists in Knoxville? A free, informational seminar is your very first step to achieving better health and improving your quality of life! We know that proper education before surgery can help patients better understand the process and increase success post operation. That’s why Foothills surgeons require prospective patients […]

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A Good Investment in her Health

It was disappointing. Christine Sabb of Maryville applied for a position as a massage therapist but didn’t get the job. She was told it was because she hadn’t had her license long enough. It seemed like a reasonable explanation. But when the job went to a classmate who had been licensed the exact same amount […]

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