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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 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...


Sep 26, 2011, 13:09 ET Experts Offer Sleeve Gastrectomy as Alternative to Lap Band in Los Angeles

At Dr. Feiz & Associates, already famous for its Lap Band in Beverly Hills, the surgeons work hard to offer their patients as many choices as...


Sep 19, 2011, 17:31 ET Elite Surgeons Use Cutting-Edge Technology to Make Fewer Cuts

Dr. Michael Feiz and his colleague Dr. Monali Misra, two of the leading bariatric surgeons in Los Angeles, are dedicated to incorporating...


Sep 15, 2011, 16:33 ET With Dr. Feiz's Cutting-Edge Lap Band in Los Angeles, Serious Weight Loss is No Longer a Pipe Dream

Morbid obesity is an epidemic. People struggling with this debilitating condition have been inundated with a media blitz of miracle diet pills and...


Jul 15, 2011, 16:40 ET New Report Suggests that Lap Band Surgery Covers its Own Costs in Two Years

By being safe, minimally invasive, and extremely effective, the Lap Band has become one of the most accessible means for obese individuals with a...