New 3-D Imaging Technology Gives Patients the Confidence to Undergo Lap Band Surgery

Dr. Michael Feiz provides patients with 3-D computer images of the digestive system in order to help patients understand weight loss surgery and make a more informed decision

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Within the last few years, Lap Band surgery has rapidly become the most popular weight loss surgery available today, with thousands of individuals undergoing the procedure every year. While many are thrilled to quickly shed their excess weight, some patients are reticent to undergo any surgical procedure out of fear. However with innovative 3-D imaging software, patients are able to see exactly how the surgeon will approach the surgery, allowing them to better understand how the surgery is performed and relieve their nerves in the process. Dr. Michael Feiz is one of the many surgeons who uses this innovative software to help his patients understand the risks and benefits of the Lap Band in Los Angeles.

According to an ABC7 interview with Dr. Feiz regarding weight loss in Los Angeles, "Nothing empowers a patient more than having knowledge and exactly understanding what's going to be done to them, how it's going to benefit them, and what the risks and benefits are." Many prospective patients seek the expertise of Dr. Feiz for their weight loss concerns, in a large part due to Dr. Feiz's outstanding reputation for compassionate and personable care for all of his patients. He takes the time to ensure that each patient is comfortable and fully knowledgeable with regards to what the Lap Band is, how it works, and the expected results. The new 3-D imaging software is another way Dr. Feiz is able to install a sense of optimism and trust in his patients, ultimately helping them achieve the weight loss they need to lead more productive and healthy lives.

The experience and passionate care Dr. Feiz provides for his patients is unmatched, designating him as the bariatric surgeon of choice for men and women who seek weight loss in Los Angeles with the Lap Band, gastric bypass, and sleeve gastrectomy procedures. Undergoing a weight loss procedure allows patients to add 20 years to their lives, as well as relieve hazardous co-morbidities such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, type 2 Diabetes, and obstructive sleep apnea within 6-12 months after surgery.

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