There Are Many Ways To Lose Weight. For Those Who Are At Least 30 Pounds Overweight With Weight Related Issues Or A 100 Pounds Overweight, The Risks Of Surgery Are Less Than Staying That Weight Over Time. The Longer A Person Carries Excessive Weight The More Likely They Are To Develop Weight-related Medical Conditions. Nobody Is Happy With Medical Problems If They Can Help It. If You Are Significantly Overweight And Have Tried To Lose Weight But Are Still In The Surgery-candidate Range, Weight Loss Surgery Should Be Considered. Of All The Weight Loss Surgical Options The Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (Lap-Band) Is The Safest. It Is Reversible, Adjustable, And Has The Lowest Complication Rate. The Lap-Band Is A Silicone Band Placed Around The Top Of The Stomach To Help People Feel Less Hungry. It Creates A Narrowing Above The Band And Results In Pressure On The Stomach Sending Signals To The Brain That The Whole Stomach Is Fuller Than It Really Is. People Will Feel Satisfied On Smaller Volumes Of Food And Feel Full Faster Resulting In Less Calories Consumed. Weight Loss Occurs With Less Hunger. Lap-Band Is A Tool To Assist In Weight Loss. It May Help You With Your Own Happiness. At Utah Lap Band We Specialize In Lap-Band Surgery Success For You. If You Or Someone You Know Can Use The Lap-Band For Weight Loss Assistance Call Or Stop By! Darrin F. Hansen, M.D., F.A.C.S., Earned His Medical Degree From The University Of Utah School Of Medicine And Completed A Residency In General Surgery At Truman Medical Center In Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Hansen Is Certified By The American Board Of Surgery And Is A Member Of The American Medical Association, The Utah Medical Association And The Salt Lake Medical Association. He Is A Fellow Of The American College Of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.), And A Member Of The American Society For Metabolic And Bariatric Surgery (A.S.M.B.S.). He Has Served As The Chairman Of The Department Of Surgery At Alta View Hospital. Dr. Hansen Is Married And Has Four Children. Dr. Hansen Performs A Broad Range Of General Surgical Procedures Including Advanced Laparoscopic Procedures. He Is A Center Of Excellence Surgeon For The LAP-BAND Procedure. This Credential Is Given To Surgeons Who Maintain The Highest Standards For Bariatric Patient Care. With Over Eight Years Of Experience And Over 800 LAP-BAND Procedures Combined With Ongoing Advanced Training And Techniques Patients Have The Best Chance For Excellent Results. He Also Participates In Research. He Is One Of The Leading Contributors To A National Outcome Study Of The Newest Allergan AP Band. He Has Also Organized And Instituted A Research Study On Resolution For Type II Diabetic LAP-BAND Patients With A BMI Of 30-35 Which Is Ongoing For Patients Who Qualify.
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