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What Is a Weight Loss Doctor/Surgeon?

What Is a Weight Loss Doctor_Surgeon
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A weight loss doctor or surgeon focuses on a special type of surgery to help patients control their weight through surgery. If you are looking for a doctor or surgeon, you have to know their credentials and experience in the industry. Dr. Choi explains how to determine if a weight loss surgeon has substantial experience in their field.

What Is a Weight Loss Doctor/Surgeon?  

Another question that’s come up is what is a weight loss doctor or weight loss surgeon? There is a plethora amount of answers for this. However if I was looking for a weight loss surgeon I would look for someone that who was minimally invasive trained, who did a year fellowship, who does a lot of surgeries meaning he doesn’t do one or two gastric sleeves gastric bypasses or any surgery per month who does a lot. I know that there are some people who aren’t fellowship trained but they’re a little bit older than me that were not formally trained but are good Physicians also, but if I was looking for a weight loss surgeon I would look for one that is board certified, fellowship trained and does a lot of surgeries here in Florida.