Monthly Archives: May 2011

Protein and Bariatric Surgery

May 18, 2011

After undergoing bariatric surgery, patients will want to eat foods that keep them full and allow them to burn fat more efficiently too. That’s where protein comes in. Patients will be instructed to consume plenty of the stuff, but which … Continue reading

Weight Loss Surgery the Treatment of Choice for Some According to AHA Report

May 1, 2011

The American Heart Association released its first ever scientific study specifically on bariatric surgery (published in the March 14th, 2011 edition of Circulation) and how it affects risks of heart disease. The study concluded that weight loss surgery may be … Continue reading

How Weight Loss Affects Body Image

Turn on the television or pick up a magazine and you will most likely see images that have contributed to our country’s often distorted view of body image. “Thinner is better” is often the message. Unfortunately, that is not the … Continue reading

Advanced Surgical Associates is one of the first exclusively surgical groups practicing in Union County New Jersey. And that is just the first of many firsts for ASA. For over 40 years, we have pioneered breakthrough surgical patient care in North Jersey in both general and weight loss surgery. ASA also offers gastric bypass, gastric sleeve and gastric banding to those suffering from obesity in New Jersey.
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