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Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Blogs | Healthy Eating Tips

Why Should You Choose Dr. Jay?

Whether you’ve just started researching bariatric surgery or have been doing so for a while, you know how big this decision is. A huge part of making your decision is determining which doctor you’ll work with.

You want a doctor who has extensive training and experience, who you can trust and feel comfortable with, and who will continue to support you after your surgery. Dr. Jay is that doctor.

Education and Training

Dr. Nirmal Jayaseelan went to medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. During his time there, he obtained Honors in Surgical Research for a study on shock under Dr. Tom Shires. He completed his General Surgery Residency at Oregon Health Sciences University.

Dr. Jay has been trained by several top experts, including world-famous trauma surgeon Dr. Don Trunkey, Dr. Lee Swanstrom, President of SAGES (a laparoscopic society) and Dr. John Porter, editor of the Yearbook of Vascular Surgery.

He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the Texas Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society and the American Society of Bariatric Surgeons.

An Expert in the Field

Dr. Jay is one of the most experienced bariatric surgeons in the nation, having performed more than 8,000 weight loss operations. He is considered an expert in gastric balloon surgery, a non-invasive bariatric procedure. Additionally, he is the co-author of “Lost and Found: A Guide to the LAP-BAND® Journey,” a book published in 2009 that covers the technical and psychological aspects of this surgery.

Dr. Jay has established an excellent reputation in the field of bariatrics, which can be attributed to his extensive qualifications, many years of experience, outstanding surgical track record and passion for helping people on their weight loss journey. He has been voted Best Bariatric Surgeon in Dallas in D Magazine every single year, from 2005 through 2016.

Dallas Bariatric Center

Dallas Bariatric Center has every resource you need, regardless of your specific situation or where you live. Dr. Jay accepts complex bariatric consults from all over the world and performs a wide variety of bariatric procedures, including sleeve gastrectomy, gastric balloon, LAP-BAND® Surgery, reversible sleeve and more.

When you choose Dallas Bariatric Center, Dr. Jay and his knowledgeable team will carefully guide and compassionately support you throughout every step of the process, from your initial consultation through post-surgery. One of the qualities that sets Dr. Jay apart is his insistence on follow-up visits for every patient. His patients experience much greater success due to these follow-up visits, as well as available support groups and other post-operative care opportunities.

You can feel confident about your decision to have weight loss surgery when you choose Dr. Jay. You’ll receive individualized care from a team that is passionate about helping patients achieve their weight loss goals and that dedicates itself to the long-term follow-up care of every single patient.

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How Much Exercise Per Day to Lose Weight

how much exercise per day to lose weight

We have all heard the saying ‘abs are made in the kitchen’, and while this rings true for the majority of your health and fitness goals, having an active lifestyle is a huge part of the equation. There are more than a few opinions online about losing weight and maintaining muscle. These opinions can either be overwhelming or inspiring, which is why we want to help simplify the idea of working out to lose weight.

Immediately following a bariatric procedure, changes in your lifestyle will be evident. Being active after your bariatric surgery recovery will increase your weight loss and kick start your new metabolism. Becoming a professional athlete isn’t the goal here, the goal is to increase your personal activity level and maintain a healthy weight loss with multiple aspects. (more…)

Healthy Meal Prepping Recipes for the Week

healthy meal prepping for the week

Football is over (next year, Boys!) which means that Sunday can go back to its regularly scheduled program; meal prep. A ritual; that before you begin, can seem daunting and overwhelming, yet when finished, will be accomplished and routine.

Chances are that if you are on social media you have seen someone post their black containers full of fresh and colorful food. You might have been dismissive towards meal prep before, yet once you try it out and understand how easy and functional meal prep can be for your lifestyle, I think you will change your mind.


Diet vs Lifestyle Change

Diet VS Lifestyle Change The new year is notorious for a stream of people declaring that they are ‘on a diet!’. With over 100 million Americans dieting each year, you would think we would be able to lower our 70% obesity rate. In reality, a diet is a short-term event that will not create long-term […]

Weight Loss Resolution

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Weight Loss 2017; New Year, New Me. We have all either said this or heard it being said at some point this holiday season. ‘2017 is going to be SO much better than 2016!’ Setting New Year’s resolutions is a tradition from the Great Depression era. Long followed by Western […]

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