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Keep checking this page for interesting news and insights on weight loss, weight loss surgery and bariatric surgery of all kinds including gastric bypass, LAP-BAND, and sleeve gastrectomy as well as general health and wellness, all from the weight loss surgery Cypress TX experts, the Northwest Houston Surgical Association.

Weight loss surgery shown to reduce sugar cravings

Making weight loss easier One of the things we’re careful to tell patients is that bariatric surgery is not a cure-all. While the restrictive and malabsorptive qualities of weight loss surgery certainly aid in weight…

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One of the reasons a LAP-BAND revision becomes necessary

At the Northwest Houston Surgical Association, we see a lot of patients who have gotten a LAP-BAND in the last few years and need to have that form of bariatric surgery revised. There can be…

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Study shows weight loss surgery successful for teens

With a little help from bariatric surgery, teens are losing weight and gaining health When dealing with obesity in teenagers, it’s important to take a careful approach. The consultation process for a teen considering bariatric…

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Robotic surgery and minimally invasive surgery at the NHSA

Advanced surgical techniques for the best possible resultsAt NHSA, we believe the success of a surgery doesn’t just depend on the outcome of the actual surgery. We also factor in how little trauma is done…

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NHSA on Sunday Health Hour: health scares, weight loss and bariatric surgery

Finding the weight loss solution that is right for you There is so much the average person doesn’t know about weight loss and weight loss surgery that a caring doctor who specializes in this topic…

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Change your life with weight loss surgery

At the Northwest Houston Surgical Association, there’s a reason that in addition to offering minimally invasive and robotic general surgeries we chose to focus on providing minimally invasive bariatric surgery. That’s because whether it’s a…

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NHSA on Sunday Health Hour: staff and patients talk bariatric surgery

The NHSA staff join a few of their patients to talk weight loss surgery from all perspectives Choosing to undergo weight loss surgery is a life-changing decision, one that no one should take lightly. At…

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Real life Cypress TX weight loss surgery stories: Diane

Returning to a healthy, active life At the NHSA we see patients from all walks of life who would benefit from weight loss surgery. Our patients seek care and treatment for obesity for a wide…

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An important discussion: NHSA joins the Sunday Health Hour to talk weight loss

Dr. Manny Ayyar discusses weight loss, surgery and minimally invasive techniques At Northwest Houston Surgical Association, we know how life-changing the surgeries we perform can be. But we also know how much fear and anxiety…

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NHSA’s Dr. Manny Ayyar presents robotic surgical procedure at MDDC

Featured presenter at Multidisciplinary Digestive Disease Conference On Friday, October 23rd, North Houston Surgical Associate Dr. Manny Ayyar was invited to present a case study at the Multidisciplinary Digestive Disease Conference hosted by the Houston…

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Obalon Balloon System Surgery

The Obalon Balloon System helps facilitate weight loss by taking up space in your stomach so you eat less.

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Gastric Band

As one of the more popular procedures, LAP-BAND® surgery gives patients the ability to control their weight by allowing them to feel fuller, sooner.

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Gastric Bypass

Gastric bypass is successful at helping patients achieve and maintain a healthier weight by using sectioning and malabsorptive techniques.

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Sleeve Gastrectomy

A sleeve gastrectomy procedure involves removing about 85% of the stomach and reshaping the remaining portion into a tube or sleeve.

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Duodenal Switch

The Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch (BPD/DS) is a popular procedure for small stomachs combining a lower form of restriction and a high level of malabsorption.

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