Losing weight is one of the hardest goals to achieve for those who have a significant amount of excess fat stored on their body. According to the CDC, excess weight and obesity impact an estimated 70% of adults over 20 years of age, with 42% of these adults struggling with obesity. Not only does excess weight impact your appearance and confidence, but it is also dangerous for your health. Bariatric surgery can be a solution to help you lose weight and improve your health, available through Danny Shouhed, M.D. in Los Angeles and Santa Monica.
Dr. Danny Shouhed is a board certified general surgeon who specializes in gastrointestinal and bariatric surgery. Dr. Shouhed utilizes the latest medical technology and methods to offer his patients advanced options in medical weight loss. Bariatric surgery is a proven tool to help those struggling with losing weight find success and a way to improve their quality of life. In addition, bariatric surgery can resolve many obesity-related illnesses for patients who adhere to the new way of eating and exercising.
Options in Weight Loss Surgery
There are more options than ever in weight loss or bariatric surgery. While gastric bypass is still considered the gold standard in weight loss surgery, it is not the only option. The gastric sleeve, which is one of Dr. Shouhed’s specialties, offers excellent results with few risks or complications. Dr. Shouhed also offers non-surgical medical weight loss options and revisional bariatric surgery. Our bariatric surgery solutions include:
If you are considering bariatric surgery in Los Angeles, Dr. Danny Shouhed is one of the most respected surgeons in the field. To learn more about bariatric surgery and if it is right for you, contact our office to schedule a consultation with Dr. Shouhed.