Bariatric surgery isn’t an extreme solution. See a series of whiteboard videos that ASMBS President and Cleveland Clinic bariatric surgeon Stacy Brethauer helped develop to spread the message.
A new protocol for enhanced recovery for bariatric surgery patients emphasizes pain control with minimal use of opioids. Stacy Brethauer, MD, explains.
Attend the 12th Annual Cleveland Clinic Obesity Summit, Sept. 28-29, to hear about pharmacologic management, behavioral and lifestyle modification, and surgery.
Dr. Stacy Brethauer chats with Consult QD about his experience so far as president of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons.
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For carefully selected heart failure patients with LVADs, the benefits of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy bariatric surgery will outweigh the risks, according to a new Cleveland Clinic study presented at Obesity Week 2016.
Stacy Brethauer, MD, of Cleveland Clinic’s Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, shares his thoughts on the field’s accomplishments, controversies, misconceptions and more.
Cleveland Clinic study finds gastric bypass surgery is a viable option for obese patients and should be considered early in the course of type 2 diabetes treatment.