Lap Band Surgery at Texas Bariatric Specialists in Austin, TX
Texas Bariatric Specialists offers a comprehensive weight-loss surgery clinic in Austin with a state-of-the-art surgical weight-loss center designed to meet all of a patients’ weight-loss needs.
This weight-loss surgery clinic recognizes the multi-factored characteristics of obesity and offers a structured and a holistic approach to regained weight-loss health. The center offers the following:
- In-house and personalized dieticians and nutritionists to address metabolic patient needs
- In-house exercise physiologists and personal trainers
- Psychiatrists and/or therapists to assist with eating disorders and poor eating habits
- Sleep disorder services and programs (sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, insomnia and narcolepsy)
The Austin branch of Texas Bariatric Specialists selectively performs lap band and gastric bypass surgery in Austin. The center also boasts lower infection rates than hospital in-patient surgical stays, efficient triage in the event of a critical occurrence, unmatched nurse-to-patient ratios, and completely private care.
Monthly support meetings, online support, and a variety of free guest lectures provide the post-procedure care necessary to patients’ weight-loss success.
Dr. Nilesh Patel
Dr. Nilesh Patel heads a group of three full-time fellowship trained surgeons at Texas Bariatric with a combined number of over 2,500 weight-loss surgery procedures completed.
Dr. Patel is nationally recognized for his surgical expertise and has performed over 800 weight-loss procedures. He also serves as an advisory board member for Obesityhelp.com.
Visit Texas Bariatric Specialists at texasbariatricspecialists.com or call 877-529-5806 for more information. Find them in person throughout Texas. Their Austin office is located at 9701 Brodie Lane, Austin, TX 78748.
Lap Band Surgery at the The Austin Institute of Bariatrics and Laparoscopics in Austin, TX
The Austin Institute of Bariatrics and Laparoscopics lives up to its name as a reputable institute dedicated to the highest level of patient care and surgical weight-loss options. The Institute offers gastric bypass, lap band, single-incision lap band, duodenal switch, sleeve gastrectomy, stomaphyx, plastic surgery, diabetic surgery, revisions, staged procedures, and open bariatric surgery.
The Austin Institute succeeds due to its dedicated compassionate and knowledgeable bariatric team. In fact, the program coordinator is a lap band patient of Dr. Gant’s and also serves as a certified personal trainer. The Institute also features a dietitian, patient advocacy specialist for insurance processing, and other support staff.
Dr. Sashidhar V. Ganta
Dr. Ganta is one of the most experienced bariatric surgeons in Austin and has been performing bariatric surgery since 2001. He has extensive experience in advanced laparoscopic surgery and has performed RNY gastric bypass, lap band, gastric sleeve, duodenal switch, BPD, stomaphyx and revisions, and he is experienced with the laparoscopic approach. He received his medical degree in India and completed surgical residency in New York at New York Medical College and completed a fellowship at Yale University in advanced laparoscopic surgery. In addition, Dr. Ganta completed several bariatric surgery fellowships. He was trained at some of the best hospitals and with some of the best surgeons in the country, such as Dr. Alan Wittgrove, Dr. Wesley Clark (Carnie Wilson Surgeons), and Vivek Prachand at the University of Chicago. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgery, the Texas Medical Association, and the Travis County Medical Association.
Visit Austin Bariatric online at austinbariatric.com or call 512-257-AIBL for more information. Find the Institute at 11851 Jollyville Road #104, Austin, TX 78759.