Lap Band Surgery Dalton GA

Lap band surgery is a type of weight loss surgery for people who are overweight. During the lap band surgery process, a small band is positioned around the upper part of the stomach, creating a small compartment. As with stomach stapling, the undersized compartment means that you experience fullness quicker. Please scroll down to learn more including what the lap band surgery requirements are, as well as get access to the local weight loss surgeons in Dalton, GA listed below.

Reginald Robert Sherrill
(706) 226-3311
1501 Broadrick Dr
Dalton, GA
Specialty
Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery

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Reginald Robert Sherrill, MD
(706) 226-3311
1501 Broadrick Dr Ste 1
Dalton, GA
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1977

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Banks, Jennie - Northwest Georgia Ent Surgery
(706) 226-2142
1436 Chattanooga Ave
Dalton, GA
 
Northwest Georgia ENT Surgery Center
(706) 226-2142
1436 Chattanooga Avenue
Dalton, GA
 
Joel Williams MD
(706) 278-2700
1506 Professional Court Williams Plastic Surgery
Dalton, GA
 
Joel Alfred Williams
(706) 278-2700
1506 Professional Ct
Dalton, GA
Specialty
Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery

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Joel Alfred Williams III, MD
(706) 278-2700
1506 Professional Ct
Dalton, GA
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1990

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Reginald Sherrill MD
(706) 226-3311
1501 Broadrick Drive Suite 1
Dalton, GA
 
Chung John Y MD
(706) 277-7311
1107 Memorial Drive Suite 201
Dalton, GA
 
Dalton Ear Nose & Throat Associates PC Bookkeeping & Insurance
(706) 226-1720
1436 Chattanooga Avenue
Dalton, GA
 
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Lap Band Surgery

During the lap band surgery process, a small band is positioned around the upper part of the stomach, creating a small compartment. As with stomach stapling, the undersized compartment means that you experience fullness quicker. The band can be customized in size by inflating or deflating the band. This allows the doctor to regulate the size of the opening between the compartment and the stomach. The average lap band surgery cost is $2500 and can run up to $5000.

Lap band surgery can be performed by creating a large incision in the abdomen or by making a number of tiny incisions and using small instruments and a camera to guide the surgery.

In order to be recommended for l ap band surgery , your body mass index must be at least 40 or greater. Lap band is also approved when your BMI is 35 or higher and you have a life-threatening or disabling circumstance that is directly linked to your weight.

Your doctor may only think about performing l ap band surgery if you have not been unsuccessful at losing weight with other treatments.

Other considerations for lap band surgery include:

• You have been obese for at least 5 years.

• You have no history of alcohol abuse.

• You do not have untreated depression or another major emotional disorder.

• You are between 18 and 65 years of age.

All surgeries have risk, and it is essential for you and your medical professional to talk about your treatment choices and to choose what is best for your individual needs. Your physician can also supply you with an exact lap band surgery cost for the procedure that you will be having done.

OnlineSurgery.org is a leading resource for l ap band surgery cost information. Search for a cosmetic surgeon near you today!

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