Beth Israel - Dr. Elliot Goodman a Bariartic Surgeon

Posted by Admin on March 1, 2008
Video interview Dr. Elliot Goodman who discusses bariatric surgery, procedure options, risk factors, important things for patients to know, and frequently asked questions. What bariatric surgery options are available? What are the differences between the different bariatric procedures? How invasive are the procedures? What is LAP BAND? What is a gastric bypass? What is the death rate for bariatric surgery procedures, and which procedures are less dangerous? What are typical complications? Are the doctors highly involved in the care with bariatric surgery patients?