Why Surgery Should Not be a Last Resort

Bariatric surgery has been proven to be a safe and effective obesity treatment, with the ability to improve many obesity-related health conditions. Healthcare professionals and patients who have benefited from this medical treatment know its value. Yet, bariatric surgery is often viewed as a “last resort”.  Why is this? A new editorial in the medical [...]

By |2017-03-19T20:37:55+00:00February 18th, 2014|General|0 Comments

Inaugural Expert for Doctors of Weight Loss

The Bariatric Institute of Greater Chicago is proud to announce that Dr. Vafa Shayani was selected to participate as an Inaugural Expert for Doctors of Weight Loss. Doctors of Weight Loss is a new informational website that brings together leading bariatric surgeons from around the country to provide a resource for individuals who want to understand the latest research, [...]

By |2017-03-19T22:41:26+00:00October 23rd, 2011|News/PR|0 Comments