gastric-bypass

6 frequently asked questions about bariatric surgery

Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon April 11, 2017

Bariatric surgery has been available in the U.S. for more than 50 years, and surgeons are doing more every year….

Will I encounter digestive problems after gastric bypass?

Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon June 15, 2017

The headlines may sound alarming: “Weight loss surgery tied to lasting digestive issues.” “After gastric bypass surgery, many experience eating…

Bariatric Surgery: More Than Weight Loss

Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon July 16, 2020

Some people still think of bariatric surgery solely as weight-loss surgery. But the benefits extend far beyond a leaner body….