Surgical Weight Loss
Aparna’s Three C’s of success that are essential for all Bariatric clients:
Courage to identify morbid obesity as a medical condition and make the decision to undergo surgery
Confidence in your Healthcare support team
Commitment to a Healthy lifestyle long-term
Morbid Obesity is a serious medical condition that puts an individual at high risk for developing heart and lung disease, diabetes, kidney disorders, depression and other health conditions. A person is considered morbidly obese if he/she has a Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 40. If you would like to calculate your BMI, visit http://nhlbisupport.com/bmi/
Aparna’s Surgical Weight Loss Program is tailored for individuals pursuing Bariatric procedures such as Gastric Banding, Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Banded Plication. The program incorporates assessing an individual’s current lifestyle, determining if they are ready for surgical weight loss, educating them about steps to be taken to prepare for surgery as well as one-on one post-operative education. She will provide you with visual portion control tools as well as detailed written information for your reference and use. Long-term Nutritional Support is one of the essential factors in determining success after any Bariatric procedure.