Being overweight

Understanding Being Overweight

Having a good understanding about being over weight includes an understanding about adult obesity, and how to measure adult obesity. Child Obesity is discussed on the Special Conditions page. Knowing the health risks and complications of being overweight helps to understand obesity’s statistical relevance and economic cost to society.

Obesity & Weight Loss

Healthy Eating and Exercise

Healthy eating and consistent exercise are both important components of maintaining a healthy weight.  Our practice will educate you on the simple steps that you need to take with exercise and eating behaviors to be successful with the Lap-Band procedure.

Only after one is informed of all of the traditional methods for losing weight and weight management, should one consider the Lap-Band procedure.