Phone: 303-662-1191

Address: 10099 Ridgegate Parkway
Conifer Building Suite 390
Lone Tree, CO

Weight Loss Surgery News

The June 2014 edition of JAMA Surgery the findings of two new studies on obesity, diabetes, and weight loss surgery was published. The two studies, carried out at the University of Pittsburgh and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, both show dramatic reduction of diabetic symptoms. In some cases, the diabetes completely disappeared.

Another study has been performed that adds to the growing evidence that weight loss surger like gastric bypass, lap band, and others has profound benefits for people suffering from diabetes.

Dr. Oz recently featured the Lap-Band weight loss surgery procedure on his television show. With the help of his guests, Dr. Oz discussed the FDA's recently reduced requirements for bariatric surgery and how it has opened the door to a healthy new life for individuals unable to loose weight.

Rosie O'Donnell has lost over 40 pounds following weight loss surgery. According to "People" magazine, Rosie chose weight loss surgery to "save her life". With the numerous health studies that show benefits to conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, and others; it is no mystery why Rosie decided to address her health issue head on with bariatric surgery.

Governor Chris Christie from New Jersey continues to be a shining example of how weight loss surgery can be the spark that starts you on a journey to a healthy new lifestyle. NBC news recently published an article chronicling Christie's weight loss success.

NBC news with Brian Williams recently ran an interesting piece discussing how weight loss surgery may cure some forms of diabetes. Surgeries such as Gastric Bypass, Lap-Band, Realize Band, Gastric Sleeve, and Gastric Plication are all areas where the National Bariatric Center has a proven history of outstanding results.

Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic have observed long term benefits for those who suffer from Type 2 Diabetes. While this link was revealed before, this is one of the first long term studies to track diabetes patients who have had bariatric surgery. 

Discovery Health has posted an article that describes the positive effects of weight loss on the heart muscle.

Gastric Banding and Type 2 Diabetes produced a video discussing the potential benefits of weight loss surgery that extend beyond weight loss.



"I have lost 210 pounds since the start of my journey. What I liked so much about Dr. Chae is that he is a follow up guy, he makes sure that you understand everything about the procedure and that all your questions are answered."

Bryan N.
Denver, CO

Join Dr. Frank Chae and the staff to learn about the latest news and options for Obesity/Weight Loss Surgery. 

February 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Sky Ridge Medical Center