Thursday, April 2, 2009


Lap Band or Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band procedure is an alternative way to treat obesity. Compared to other gastric surgeries, this one is reversible and adjustable. A gastric band is an inflatable silicone device that is placed around the top portion of the stomach, usually via Laparoscopic surgery to create a smaller stomach pouch. In USA, this surgery is becoming popular for obesity patients.

In lap band before and after patients had dramatically show weight loss. Since the procedure is approved by FDA, patients' health is not put into compromise plus the fact that mortality rate is reduced when a patient undergoes this procedure.

If you're still in doubt of getting the lap band procedure, you can read the lap band testimonials and decide if this is the right choice for you to achieve weight loss. If you have further questions or queries that you didn't see on the page, you can call the Lap Band hotline 1-800-GET-SLIM. They offer free seminar and consultation for those who are interested with this type of procedure.

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