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Closed Caption Online Seminar

Deciding to undergo bariatric surgery to change your life and most importantly, improve your health, is a major undertaking. This is why at Foothills Weight Loss Surgeon in Knoxville, we require our prospective qualified patients to take part in a bariatric seminar BEFORE committing to weight loss surgery. This free informational seminar is your very […]

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Gastric Bypass IS Covered By Many Insurance Plans

Gastric bypass is one of the most popular forms of weight loss surgery. In this procedure, your surgeon makes changes to your stomach and small intestine, affecting the way they absorb and digest food. Gastric bypass leads to weight loss as it: restricts the amount of food your stomach can hold limits the calories and […]

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Bariatric Assessment

Bariatric surgery is a great tool for achieving weight loss. At Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons in Knoxville, we ensure that our patients meet the general criteria to be considered for bariatric screening evaluations. These criteria are based on the standards set by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. These include: a BMI of […]

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Baritastic App

Bariatric surgery is a life-changing procedure. How much change you will see after it, solely depends on you. Those who have been the most successful in keeping off the weight after the surgery are the ones who have made the necessary changes to make it happen. They incorporate regular physical activity and follow their dietitian’s […]

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Improve Your Life and Heart Health with Bariatric Surgery

According to the CDC, over 600,000 people in the U.S. die from heart disease. That’s about 1 in 4 deaths.   Obesity is one of the major risk factors of developing a heart problem. When you are obese, you are more likely to suffer from hypertension and high blood cholesterol. Obesity is also associated with hidden inflammation, a […]

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