Tag Archives: Lap-Band

Want to know the secret of how to lose weight permanently?


Before we talk about how to lose weight permanently, let’s get one thing straight.  DIETS DO NOT WORK.  Period.  I do not care what diet you try, you may in fact lose 10-20-40-50-even 100 pounds.  The problem?  Once you come … Continue reading

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Lap-Band new Sponsor of “Fit Living” radio!


I am very excited along with the rest of Team Bariatric Guru, to announce that Lap-Band is the newest sponsor for our weekly radio show “Fit Living”, which airs on Sunday nights at 7:05 PM CST on 106.5 FM. The … Continue reading

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One day can change your life forever!


Today is a really special and reflective day for me.  On this day four years ago, I was laying on a gurney, ready to go into surgery.  I was 326 pounds and miserable.  I had gastric bypass on that cold January morning … Continue reading

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Join us for 7 days in the Caribbean as we CELEBRATE LIFE AND OUR HEALTH!


I have a lot of clients and friends who say that they get so disgusted when they go on a cruise and end up making really unhealthy choices and come back having gained weight and feeling yucky.  I say DOES … Continue reading

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Way to go Dr. Oz


Yesterday was a good day for the image of bariatric surgery in the mainstream media. Most of the time, if you see a story on gastric bypass, LapBand, or any other type of bariatric surgery on television, it is portrayed in a … Continue reading

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The two most important words in bariatric surgery- PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY


This past weekend was such a wonderful time for me.  I was honored to be a speaker at the ObesityHelp.com event in Long Island NY.  What was the best part of the weekend?  There is truly no way to narrow … Continue reading

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I am so tired of my family having to deal with this NONSENSE!


Am I the only one who is sick and tired of hearing about “SCANDALS” involving celebrities and weight loss surgery rumors?  It is not only baffling, but offensive to me that so many still believe that using bariatric surgery as … Continue reading

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