Bariatric endoscopy has emerged as a therapeutic option for patients with obesity, helping fill the gap between medical treatment and bariatric surgery. Cleveland Clinic recently has begun a bariatric endoscopy program that is integrated into the institution’s multispecialty bariatric weight loss initiatives.
A new study identifies patient-reported barriers to adherence to nutritional supplements following weight-loss surgery. Endocrinologist Sangeeta Kashyap, MD, recommends strategies to help ensure patients get the nutritional support they need.
Even five years after bariatric surgery, bone turnover markers are very high. An expert explains critical diet-related needs following a bariatric surgery to ensure bone and kidney health.