Bariatric Surgery

The negative effects of obesity are diverse and far-reaching, ranging from chronic health conditions to social factors that may decrease your quality of life. Many obese people face constant public scrutiny and are criticized openly for their weight, impacting their social life and sometimes resulting in isolation and depression. The Healthy Weight Solutions program at Awazen Medical Center can help you change your life with cutting-edge weight loss procedures performed by expert surgeons, within a true multidisciplinary bariatric program.
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How is obesity treated?

There are several methods available to address obesity and severe obesity. These methods all include Behavior Modification and Physical Activity, Physician-supervised Weight-loss, and Bariatric Weight-loss Surgery

Complications that come with obesity

Obesity can cause a myriad of complications, some of which are:

  • Osteoporosis and Joint Disorders
  • Heart disease
  • Hip Diseases
  • High blood pressure
  • Hand Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
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About The Doctor

Dr. Bushr Mrad

General and Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Bushr Mrad graduated from medical school at King Saud University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Completed his postgraduate training in General Surgery at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Ca...
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