The LAP-BAND® System is a surgical tool design to aid weight loss for patients who suffer from obesity and its related health complications. The adjustable band restricts the amount of food the stomach can hold. For best results, the body mass index (BMI) requirements are between 30-60 kg/m2, but call 317-261-2500 for clarifications). In addition, and an importantly, patients must realize this system is more than just a surgery, the LAP-BAND® System is a tool to utilize towards a lifestyle change post-surgery. One must accept and be prepare for significant changes in eating and health habits.
Sounds intimidating? We hope so! Dr. McEwen and his Community Surgery Center Hamilton team have created a practice that offers more than just a surgical procedure. Here, for you, we’ve established a support system, a team dedicated to guide, educate and support. Over the last decade, Dr. McEwen has seen incredible results the seamlessly partnership Lap-Band® and his team offer patients. In addition to his expertise, our team of skilled professionals understand the journey patients will embark and we will be present to aid in the weight loss success. For our practice, it’s more than just implanting the LAP-BAND® System; it’s about providing you, our patient, with the right tools and knowledge to succeed and achieve your goals… your life goals!
We start with a FREE informative seminar led by Dr. McEwen. There patients will have the opportunity to learn more about the procedure, the requirements, will be able to ask questions and even schedule a consultation with our team. We believe that our FREE seminars provides more than just information regarding the LAP-BAND® System, we provide feedback from actual Dr. McEwen LAP-BAND® patients and alternative opinions patients may already have. Click here [insert seminar video link] to watch our seminar presentation and get a basic understanding of our weight loss procedure.
In our office we’ll build a plan and set goals, educate you on the next few steps and talk about potential surgery dates. Our team will work with you to make sure this processes is as smooth for you as it can possibly be.
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