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lifestyle that so many of us are looking for. The Gastric Balloon is a tool but your most important tool is your mind set and once you have that healthy mind set you are more likely to keep the weight off. FOR A LOT OF PEOPLE IT IS HARD TO START OR GET MOTIVATED IF YOU DO NOT SEE THE WEIGHT LOSS IN WHAT THEY ARE TRYING BE IT DIET OR EXERCISE RIGHT? Yes getting past those first 5 or 10 pounds always creates momentum. This procedure is very helpful in developing that momentum to a healthy lifestyle. WE HAVE A LOT OF BRIDES WHO FOLLOW US AND ARE PROBABLY WORKING ONPLANS TO FIT PERFECT INTO THEIR DRESS. WHO IS ACTUALLY A GOOD CANDIDATE FOR THIS PROCEDURE?

“Look your best, feel your best, and be the best version of yourself”. We recently sat down with Dr. Alvarez to find out how a new procedure can help Brides with weight loss. THIS NEW PROCEDURE IS SUCH GREAT NEWS FOR SO MANY PEOPLE THAT HAVESTRUGGLED WEIGHT LOSS RIGHT? Thats correct this is perfect for people that have been working out and have those last 30 to 40 pounds to loose. They don't really want surgery they want something less invasive and the balloon offers this. SO TELL US EXACTLY WHAT ITS CALLED AND HOW IT WORKS?

This can be a great tool for brides to loose weight and move towards healthy eating habits. It is important to note this is for people needing to loose 30 to 40 pounds or with a BMI of 30 to 40. The Brides should probably contact our office to go through if they would be a good candidate. We do believe a lot of men and women not just brides can benefit from this procedure, which is why we are getting the word out. DR. ALVAREZ, THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR TIME. IT IS ALWAYS IMPORTANT FOR BRIDES TO HAVE A DOCTOR’S PERSPECTIVE BEFORE PROCEDURES AND DIETS SO WE HOPE THIS HELPS WITH SOMEONE OUT THEIR SEARCHING FOR THESE OPTIONS. Schedule your appointment today in order to look your best, feel your best, and be the best version of yourself.

We call it the Gastric Balloon. It is saline filled, we fill it up with normal saline and a little bit of blue dye in case of any leak but it is theoretical. HOW IS THIS DIFFERENT FROM OTHER PROCEDURES OR SURGERIES OUT THERE? This is temporary its only in for six months. We deploy it with an endoscope. This leaves no surgical scares and of course makes it much safer. It fills up the stomach and it feels very comfortable. This helps with your nutrition it keeps your portions down and helps with cravings in between meals. SO WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF THIS PROCEDURE? You can expect around a 30 to 40 pound weight loss during the first three to four months. The main idea is to help you create good eating habits so when the balloon comes out you continue at your new weight. This is so good, it gives people an opportunity to loose weight, get motivated and develop a healthy

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