Bariatric Surgery Cures Your Diabetes!

Bariatric surgery has been known to be one of the most effective ways for obese patients to lose weight. However, research also shows that weight loss surgery can also help improve obesity-related problems such as diabetes. Weight Loss Surgery and Diabetes In a study...

We are Offering Support Groups In-Person and on Zoom

Success after bariatric surgery depends on so many factors. Among the vital ones are commitment to lifestyle changes and a strong support system. Studies have shown that bariatric surgery support groups play an important role in the success of a patient’s short and...

We are Back with Our In-Person Seminar

At Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons in Knoxville, TN, we require all of our patients to attend or view our FREE info. series. This will be your very first step to achieving better health and improving your quality of life. Why attend our information seminar? Bariatric...

Our Website is Easy to Navigate

  At Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons in Knoxville, we strive to make each patient’s experience pleasant. As part of that mission, we are happy to inform you that we have made changes to our website, making it easier to navigate. What can you expect from our new...
What is gastric sleeve?

What is gastric sleeve?

If you’re morbidly obese and struggled to lose weight through diet and exercise alone, you may qualify for bariatric surgery. There are different types of bariatric procedures. One of which is a gastric sleeve. What is a gastric sleeve? Also known as vertical...