Monthly Archives: April 2013

Medical Necessity – What Does It Mean?

April 25, 2013

One of our first recommendations to patients that need surgery is to check their insurance policy. A phone call to their agent or review of their policy – to ensure that their procedure is covered – is a great start. … Continue reading

What Is Medical Weight Loss?

April 18, 2013

Medical weight loss involves a physician supervised program that addresses both physical and psychological aspects of excess weight and obesity in a non-surgical manner. Medical weight loss programs can be very helpful to those patients that may not qualify for … Continue reading

Preparing for Surgery

April 17, 2013

Any surgical procedure is a major concern. Nobody looks forward to a surgical procedure, but it is, for many, a necessity. Over 15 million people in the United States each year undergo a surgery to address issues ranging from life-saving … Continue reading

Organic Foods – Worth the Cost?

April 10, 2013

The craze in organic and all natural foods has not diminished over the past several years. What was once very much a niche market has now gone mainstream. The introduction of large specialty grocery stores such as Whole Foods, Trader … 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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