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Weight Loss Surgery Jonesboro AR

Local resource for evaluating weight loss surgery in Jonesboro. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to bariatric surgeons, lap band surgery, weight loss surgery, bariatric surgery and gastric bypass surgery, as well as advice on weight loss, diet and exercise, nutrition programs and portion control.

Connie L. Hiers
(870) 935-0861
1003 Windover
Jonesboro, AZ
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Wojciech T Majewski, MD
(870) 934-3530
3100 Apache Dr Ste B3
Jonesboro, AR
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, General Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Akademia Med, Lodz, Poland
Graduation Year: 1987

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Connie L Hiers
(870) 935-0861
1003 Windover Rd
Jonesboro, AR
Specialty
Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery

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Woodward, Gary MD - Ofsc Hearing Svc
(870) 932-6799
621 E Matthews Ave
Jonesboro, AR
 
Majewski, W Tomasz MD - Nea Clinic
(870) 934-3530
3100 Apache Dr # B1
Jonesboro, AR
 
Dr.Tomasz Majewski
(870) 934-3530
3100 Apache Dr # B3
Jonesboro, AR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Akademia Med, Lodz
Year of Graduation: 1987
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Wojciech Tomasz Majewski
(870) 934-3530
3100 Apache Dr
Jonesboro, AR
Specialty
Plastic Surgery / Reconstructive Surgery

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Connie Hiers, MD
(870) 935-0861
1400 W Hunt St
Paragould, AR
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Emergency Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston, Houston Tx 77225
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Harris Hosp, Newport, Ar; Regional Med Ctr Of Northeast, Jonesboro, Ar; St Bernards Reg Med Ctr, Jonesboro, Ar; Randolph County Med Ctr, Pocahontas, Ar; White River Med Ctr, Batesville, Ar
Group Practice: Plastic Surgery Assoc NE Ark

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Smith, Kim - Plastic Surgery Assoc Ne Ark
(870) 935-0861
1003 Windover Rd
Jonesboro, AR
 
Wojciech Majewski MD
(870) 934-3530
3100 Apache Drive Suite B-3
Jonesboro, AR
 
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Bariatric Surgery

Gastric bypass surgery has been gaining popularity over the past several years, and may be available to you as a tool for weight loss. The American Society for Bariatric Surgery and the National Institutes of Health estimate that in 2005, 170,000 Americans underwent this operation. This is up significantly from 63,000 in 2002. Undoubtedly, the popularity of this surgery was fed by the publicity surrounding TV weatherman Al Roker’s and singer Carnie Wilson’s participation. Their results were dramatic.

However, this is really a last resort measure. Gastric bypass surgery is major surgery and, as such, has all the risks associated with any other invasive procedure. It should not be considered unless other less invasive means of weight loss have been given your full effort but still not helped you achieve a stable reduction in your weight. The Roux-en-Y is the most commonly performed gastric bypass operation. The procedure involves two steps: (1) Sectioning off a small segment of your stomach so that you can only take in small amounts of food, and (2) Cutting and reattaching a portion of your small intestine to this new small stomach, thereby reducing the amount of nutrients and calories you absorb from the food that you do eat.

To qualify for this procedure, potential patients must meet criteria set by the National Institutes of Health. For example, a person must have a minimum BMI of 40, or a BMI of 35 with associated co-morbidities. In addition, prospective patients are required to have tried other weight loss methods or treatments already.

Although you must discuss this with your doctor, and ultimately your surgeon, to know whether you qualify for the surgery, here are the general guidelines...

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