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Apr 16, 2014, 19:20 ET Best Doctor for Weight Loss Surgery Often Found through Recommendations

As seen in a fascinating video on how to find the best doctor for weight loss surgery, the decision to undergo such a procedure can take a very...


Apr 15, 2014, 18:39 ET Top Bariatric Surgeon is Getting the Weight Loss Surgery Message Out

Last February, many viewers learned for the first time about sleeve gastrectomy on The Doctors TV program through a personable and highly...


Apr 14, 2014, 18:56 ET New Research Shows how Weight Loss Surgery can Combat Uterine Cancer

In our modern society, obesity is undoubtedly a growing concern, with minor debates on lap band vs. sleeve gastrectomy often taking place over...


Apr 07, 2014, 16:46 ET Getting Beyond the Chocolate Bunnies and Brisket with Weight Loss Surgery

If you are obese, you probably know how spring holidays like Easter and Passover can be overwhelmed by concerns about overindulging in your...


Mar 19, 2014, 14:12 ET Videos from TV's "The Doctors" Explore How Weight Loss Surgery Improves Lives

Those considering bariatric surgery in Southern California may wonder if it is the right choice for them. Board-certified bariatric surgeon Dr....


Mar 18, 2014, 15:28 ET New Patient Advocate to Speak Up for Weight Loss Options and Good Health

After losing 90 excess pounds and keeping them off with the help of a sleeve gastrectomy, Lancaster resident Nicole Jones will be spreading the...


Feb 26, 2014, 18:38 ET As Seen on TV's "The Doctors," Renowned Bariatric Surgeon Transforms the Lives of an Entire Family!

The February 24th episode of TV's "The Doctors" showed millions of viewers something truly extraordinary: the lives of a mother and two daughters...


Feb 20, 2014, 21:28 ET Mother and Two Daughters' Lives Transformed by Same-Day Weight Loss Surgery! Stunning Gastric Sleeve Surgery Video Premieres on TV's "The Doctors" 2/24

On a single day in 2013, renowned weight loss specialist Michael Feiz, M.D., F.A.C.S. operated on mother Crystal Colone and her two daughters at...


Feb 14, 2014, 16:34 ET Experts Struggle to Explain the Causes of Obesity, but Dr. Feiz Provides Treatment to Fight it

In California and throughout our society, there is an unfortunate tendency to demonize those who suffer from the disease of severe obesity –...


Feb 03, 2014, 20:14 ET Lap Band vs Gastric Sleeve Surgery: the Important Thing is to Get Started

With such proven and highly advanced procedures as gastric sleeve and lap band surgery transforming the lives of countless severely obese patients,...


Jan 22, 2014, 18:36 ET Dr. Feiz Proves to be a Pioneer in the Battle Against Obesity

 At the offices of Dr. Feiz & Associates, patients can find a surgeon who is dedicated to exhausting every option for weight loss,...


Dec 20, 2013, 13:16 ET Is a Lap Band or Sleeve Gastrectomy in Your Plans for 2014? There's No Reason to Wait to Get Started

2014 is almost here, and it's only natural to use the calendar as a reference point when it comes to making a big change such as deciding to get a...


Dec 18, 2013, 20:56 ET Let Weight Loss Surgery Plans Pull You Out of Obesity-Driven Holiday Blues

You don't have to be severely obese to suffer from holiday time blues, but the same combination of factors that can lead anyone to a fit of holiday...


Nov 29, 2013, 15:37 ET Considering Gastric Sleeve or Lap Band Surgery? Think Twice About a Holiday "Last Hurrah"

 If you're seriously considering a gastric sleeve, lap band, or another weight loss procedure in early 2014, it's only human to start...


Jul 01, 2013, 14:53 ET Research around Bariatric Surgery Gives Hope to Dr. Feiz

The American Medical Association's decision to recognize obesity as a disease rather than a condition was perhaps the biggest development in...


Jun 20, 2013, 20:49 ET New Research Shows Moderately Obese Patients can Benefit from the Work of Dr. Feiz

The team at Dr. Feiz and Associates has become renowned for their life-changing weight loss surgeries. By performing procedures like sleeve...


Jun 03, 2013, 15:44 ET Stop Dreaming about Weight Loss and Take Action with Dr. Feiz

Trying to lose weight, year after year and without success can be frustrating and depressing; so can spending each summer dealing with the multiple...


May 24, 2013, 13:19 ET Renowned Bariatric Surgeon Speaks out on Weight Loss Surgery Risks

As more highly effective weight loss surgery options become widely available, it's only natural for prospective patients to be concerned about the...


May 20, 2013, 13:59 ET Slow but Steady Wins the Weight Loss Battle for Andee Granados

It was long-term frustration that drove Andee Granados, Dr. Michael Feiz's May Patient Ambassador, to get lap band surgery in 2009, but things have...


May 07, 2013, 21:28 ET Chris Christie's Experience is Typical of Weight Loss Surgery Patients, says noted Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz

Renowned Los Angeles area bariatric surgeon Michael Feiz, M.D., F.A.C.S. would like to congratulate New Jersey Governor Chris Christie for taking...