Most people have tried unsuccessfully to deal with their weight issues and at some point they have ended up being obese for reasons beyond their control. Obesity has the tendency of restricting people to a certain way of life and a significant number of people find it very difficult to readjust. However, the truth of the matter is that obesity exposes people to a whole lot of risks and it deteriorates health at a very fast rate. As a matter of fact, it makes even the young people to develop complications that are predominantly associated with the elderly. Such complications include diabetes and hypertension, which in the long run can put lives at risk. While dieting and exercising has been shown to tackle obesity, the truth is that a significant number of people find such lifestyle changes too drastic and cumbersome or even too burdensome for them to bear. A lap band allows you to fight obesity by helping you to control your food intake and keep it within the recommended levels without feeling a pinch.
It is inserted surgically to the stomach with a port inserted under the skin in order to allow for the adjustment of the stomach using a saline. By adjusting the stomach, we are able to control the amount of food that gets in and the amount that gets into the intestine. This allows the brain to record food intake as being satisfactory and a filling of being fool is relayed even when the food intake is kept at a minimum.
Research shows that up to 30% of Americans suffer from obesity and on average each one of them have to spend at least $1,500 per year in additional costs related to health. Having a lap band is a one-off procedure that will not only improve your health and fitness levels but also save you a lot of money in the long term. Our facility is accredited by the Joint Commission and undertakes lap band procedures with minimal invasion and with utmost care taken.
We care a lot for your health and that’s why our services are very affordable and in addition to that, we also offer consultations for free. Most of our clients are able to successfully lose weight to the required standards within 6-12 months.
Visit our facility in Los Angeles or go to our website on http://www.lapbandsurgeryla.com/ to learn more about us and how we can help you get back to great health, great shape and high level of fitness. You will also get to learn what it takes to be a candidate for the procedure and the payment options available.