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Whats a gastric band?

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In brief: A device

Goes around the upper part of the stomach to help suppress appetite between meals.

In brief: A device

Goes around the upper part of the stomach to help suppress appetite between meals.
Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Weight loss procedur

The band is placed laprascopically.
It reduces size of the stomach. Pts feel full sooner . Loses weight.

In brief: Weight loss procedur

The band is placed laprascopically.
It reduces size of the stomach. Pts feel full sooner . Loses weight.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
Thank
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