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Sep 06, 2013, 20:26 ET

Make 2013's Final Months the Beginning of the End of Your Obesity with Dr. Feiz and Associates

 The year is just about three-quarters over. If you're severely obese and have decided to explore weight loss surgery, Dr. Feiz and Associates...

Aug 22, 2013, 19:53 ET

Climbing Obesity-Related Mortality Rates Concern Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz

Board-Certified Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz is familiar with the fact that severe obesity increases the risk of an untimely death, and this...

Aug 15, 2013, 21:01 ET

Studies Show Weight Loss Surgery Benefits Tied to Genetics and Hormones, says Dr. Feiz and Associates

Dr. Michael Feiz has had great success performing weight loss surgery on countless patients. However, the renowned bariatric surgeon has noticed...

Jul 25, 2013, 13:51 ET

Obesity/Breast Cancer Link May Be One More Good Reason for Exploring Weight Loss Surgery, says Dr. Feiz & Associates

 Dr. Michael Feiz and his medical staff have helped countless women and men fight obesity with such techniques as sleeve gastrectomy surgery,...

Jul 18, 2013, 20:43 ET

Study Showing Improved Kidney Function in Bariatric Patients Highlights the Benefits of Taking Action, says Dr. Feiz and Associates

While many people are aware of the risk of stroke and heart attack related to obesity, far fewer are aware of the connection between severe obesity...

Jul 08, 2013, 18:44 ET

Link Between Cancer and Obesity Argues for More Aggressive Treatments, says Dr. Feiz & Associates

Michael Feiz, M.D., F.A.C.S believes that it's becoming clear that the prevention of cancer is another major benefit of healthy, long-term weight...

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 28, 2013, 12:53 ET

Obesity's Recognition as a Disease Points the Way to a Cure, says Dr. Feiz & Associates

The fact that the American Medical Association (AMA), the nation's most powerful medical body, has recognized obesity as a disease, and not just a...

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...

May 03, 2013, 21:05 ET

The Weight Loss Solutions Offered by Dr. Feiz Affect Patients at a Genetic Level

Michael Feiz, M.D., FACS is renowned throughout Southern California for performing life-changing weight loss procedures such as FDA compliant lap...

Apr 17, 2013, 16:22 ET

Weight Loss Surgery Frees Construction Worker Matt Brown to Live His Life

 Camarillo resident and construction worker Matt Brown is a big man, and, for a long time, he didn't see anything wrong with that. However,...

Apr 12, 2013, 21:09 ET

When It Comes to People with Severe Obesity, the Wait Should Finally Be Over Regarding Bariatric Surgery, suggests Dr. Feiz and Associates

 It's not news that obesity and morbid obesity especially is a serious health issue. Still, this condition has become so common that it's...

Mar 29, 2013, 13:40 ET

A Weight Loss Surgery Center with a Well-Deserved Reputation

 Over the years, one weight loss surgery center in Los Angeles has steadily built a solid reputation for both cutting edge technology and...

Mar 25, 2013, 14:51 ET

Gastric Sleeve Surgery is often a Weight Loss Patient's Best Bet

With lap band, sleeve gastrectomy, and gastric bypass being just three of the procedures currently in use, patients who are considering weight loss...

Mar 07, 2013, 19:39 ET

Gastric Sleeve Eases the Pain of Dr. Feiz's Latest Patient Ambassador

 "I was in constant pain," admits Marlem Jalomo. Before receiving gastric sleeve surgery at the offices of noted bariatric surgeon Dr. Michael...

Feb 28, 2013, 15:31 ET

Renowned Los Angeles Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz Named a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

 As an acknowledged master of weight loss surgery and a pioneer of such less invasive procedures as the gastric sleeve, respected bariatric...