Tag Archives: LAP-BAND

An increasingly common weight loss surgery in Naples is the laparoscopic adjustable gastric band procedure, or Lap Band surgery. This bariatric operation is ideal for obese patients with a body mass index of 35 or above. Following your Lap Band operation it is crucial that you begin to engage in physical activity in order to […]

When I met Dr. Bass back in 8/09, I was facing two hip replacements. My orthopedist told me that he would do the surgery, but if I did not lose weight, I was facing replacements for my hips again in 10 years or so. I meet with Tiffany and Dr. Bass and knew that this is exactly what I wanted to do. I was committed to change my life forever. [Read more]

Weight Loss Surgery has made huge positive changes in my life. Not only is my borderline hypertension, sleep apnea, high blood pressure and diabetes GONE, but I lost 109 pounds! I had surgery because I needed a tool to help change my life around. I wanted to be around for my family and I had goals that I wanted to achieve that I could not because of my weight. [Read more]

I decided to have lap-band surgery with Dr. Bass due to family history of diabetes and heart disease. If I didn’t lose weight permanently, I was on my way to having these health problems. Once I had the surgery, I didn’t look at this as another diet, I looked at this as an opportunity to learn to do things the right way. [Read more]