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Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki

Bariatrics
Covington, IN

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Bariatrics

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Specializes in Bariatrics
It depends: Diet pills work better when combined with lifestyle modification including proper nutrition and exercise. With orlistat (alli, xenical) you can expec... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Specializes in Bariatrics
BMI > 40: A BMI greater than 40 is one of the criteria for bariatric surgery after a patient has tried and failed lifestyle modification. A patient may qualify... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Specializes in Bariatrics
Everything: You should document everything you eat and drink. The more detailed you are with your journal, the more accountable you will be to yourself. Also, t... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Specializes in Bariatrics
No: Certain medical conditions like uncontrolled diabetes and hyperthyroidism may make a person more hungry than normal. It is a good idea to have tests... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Specializes in Bariatrics
Negatively: Many patients with obesity are depressed and may have low self esteem. These traits tend to have a negative impact on relationships.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Specializes in Bariatrics
Seems partly genetic: The answer is yes and no. The number of fat cells that a person inherits is genetic. Fat cells don't go away and a person's "adult set value" remain... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adeyemi Fatoki
Specializes in Bariatrics
Eat more protein: Avoid keeping comfort foods around the house and eat more protein with dinner. Most people that binge at night eat comfort foods like sweets, ice cre... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fatoki is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fatoki is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
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