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New FDA approved Obalon Gastric Balloon System for Weight Loss Oct 24th, 2018

Weight loss treatment is ever changing with new treatments being available. Gastric Balloons and in particular the Obalon system become another tool to our avail with great promise for patients who have difficulty losing 20-50 lbs. with just conventional diets and exercise. Weight loss surgery was typically meant for patients...

Single Incision Gastric Sleeve Procedure at Texas Weight Loss Surgery Center Leaves No Visible Scars May 8th, 2018

(Austin, Texas—September 2010) Sashi Ganta, MD, FACS, of central Texas weight loss clinic the Austin Institute of Bariatrics and Laparoscopy (AIBL), performed the single-incision Gastric Sleeve weight loss surgery through the patient’s belly button leaving no visible scars on September 7th, 2010 at North Austin Medical Center in Austin, Texas....

Weight Loss Clinic In Austin Texas, AIBL GIVES Lap Band Surgery To Lucky Contest Winner May 8th, 2018

(Austin, Texas — February, 2010) A most prominent and successful weight loss clinic in Austin, TX, Austin Institute of Bariatrics and laparoscopy (AIBL) conducts an interactive and revealing contest to give away a life changing lap band surgery to the lucky winner. The weight loss surgery was the culmination of this exciting contest that began last October when AIBL invited those who...

Dr. Sashi Ganta pioneered the “Ganta stitch” to help perform a true Single Incision Lap Band May 8th, 2018

Dr. Ganta has pioneered a nifty technique using a retraction suture placed on the diaphragm in a V shaped fashion to hold up on the liver. This technique labeled “Ganta stitch” is quick, simple, reproducible and does not involve any extra cost for the patient because it doesn’t require any additional...

Dr. Sashi Ganta completes 25 Single Incision LAP-BAND Bariatric Surgery Procedures May 8th, 2018

Austin, Texas (PRWEB) May 7, 2009 Bariatric surgeon Dr. Sashi Ganta, one of the first surgeons in America to perform the single incision lapband surgery with trans-umbilical approach, has completed his 25th procedure. Dr. Ganta pioneered this new technique, which involves complete navigation and placement of the LAP-BAND® via the belly button...

New Single Incision LAP-BAND Weight Loss Surgery, Leaving No Visible Scar May 8th, 2018

Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 18, 2008 Bariatric surgeon Dr. Sashi Ganta is believed to have performed the first trans-umbilical LAP-BAND® procedure in the state of Texas on Tuesday, September 9, 2008 at Seton Northwest Hospital in Austin, Texas. Dr. Ganta pioneered this new technique, which involves complete navigation and placement of the LAP-BAND®...

New iBand and Gastric Plication Procedures Performed in Austin Texas May 8th, 2018

“Texas Bariatric surgeon Dr. Sashi Ganta is believed to have performed one of the first iBand and Gastric plication procedures in Austin. The New iBand is touted as a safe, fast and effective weight loss method offered as an outpatient procedure.” Austin, Texas (PRWEB) November 4, 2011- Dr. Sashi Ganta from...