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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...

Feb 13, 2013, 19:09 ET

Young Obese Patients May Benefit Most from Bariatric Procedures, says Dr. Feiz

Renowned bariatric surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz has some thoughts on perhaps the only reliably effective means we have of fighting a health scourge...

Feb 08, 2013, 16:12 ET

The Causes of Obesity May Be Controversial and Mysterious, but We Already Have at Least One Real Solution, suggests Dr. Feiz and Associates

 While such cutting edge procedures as the gastric sleeve have been quietly emerging as a godsend to countless severely overweight people,...

Feb 01, 2013, 18:49 ET

In the Battle Against Rampant Diabetes, Reducing Hunger Hormone Ghrelin May Be the Ultimate Solution, says Noted Surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz

Renowned bariatric surgeon, Michael Feiz, M.D., F.A.C.S., has some thoughts on fighting the seemingly unstoppable spread of type 2 diabetes; it all...

Jan 16, 2013, 17:47 ET

Sisterly Bonding, the Bariatric Way, with Sleeve Gastrectomy from Dr. Michael Feiz

 Sisters Stacy and Robyn Harris were tired of struggling with excessive weight, especially in light of their family's history of heart disease,...

Dec 26, 2012, 14:22 ET

Skyrocketing Obesity is Now a Worldwide Problem, but There Are Solutions, says Dr. Feiz and Associates

World renowned surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz is suggesting that, now more than ever, people around the world will need to explore all of the increasing...

Dec 12, 2012, 19:06 ET

Big in Love, but not in Size: Couple Receives Gastric Sleeve Surgeries from Dr. Michael Feiz

Married for over ten years, Oxnard-based couple Roger and Mayra Rosales have enjoyed their kids and family life. Still, one element greatly...

Dec 07, 2012, 17:24 ET

Holidays and the New Year are a Good Opportunity for Evaluating Weight Loss Strategies, says Dr. Michael Feiz and Associates

World renown bariatric surgeon Dr. Michael Feiz, an innovator with such procedures as the gastric sleeve, has a suggestion for severely overweight...