04/17/2019

Can Tubal Ligation Be Reversed?

Can a Tubal Ligation Be Reversed? Having your tubes tied is meant to serve as a permanent form of birth control, and it has a remarkably high success rate. But if you had your tubes tied and then changed your mind about having children, you have options. At the Georgia SurgiCare, we may be able […]

04/16/2019

Which Weight Loss Surgery is Right for You?

April 16, 2019 by Dr “Chris” Ibikunle – Bariatric and Reflux Surgeon Which Weight Loss Surgery is Right for You? Surgery of any kind is not to be taken lightly, but when it comes to weight issues, there are three simple procedures that can, quite frankly, save your life. If you struggle with obesity, you’re […]

04/16/2019

Why the Keto Diet Has Gained So Much Popularity Recently

April 16, 2019 by Dr “Chris” Ibikunle – Bariatric and Reflux Surgeon Why the Keto Diet Has Gained So Much Popularity Recently Even if you’re young or don’t read about diet and health, you’re probably aware of a tremendous shift in the kinds of foods that Americans started producing and buying over the last few […]

02/19/2019

No Mesh Hernia Repair

No Mesh Hernia Repair by “Dr Chris” Ibikunle What are Hernias? Our body is protected by complex layers of tissues consisting of muscles and tough layers called fascias and tendons. Hernia forms when there is a defect in this protective wall, which allows internal organs to protrude out of the body cavity. How are Hernias […]

02/13/2019

Ideal Body Institute to Open New Full-Service Cosmetic and Surgical Center in Buckhead

ATLANTA, February 07, 2019 – Ackerman & Co. announced today that it has represented Ideal Body Institute, a division of Georgia SurgiCare, in signing a 10-year, 8,000-square-foot lease at 371 East Paces Ferry, a new Class A medical office building located in the heart of the Buckhead Village. The practice plans to open its new […]

02/06/2019

Weight Regain after Successful Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery

Atlanta, Georgia, February 6th, 2019 Weight Regain after Successful Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery By “Dr Chris” Ibikunle How often have you successfully lost weight and then plateaued and then started regaining weight? If you answered “Absolutely all the time”, then you are not alone. Weight regain is the bane of existence of successful weight-loss and has […]

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01/29/2019

Start Your Weight Loss Journey Today!

Effective Weight Loss without Surgery With Endosleeve By “Dr Chris” Ibikunle I am one of the few weight loss doctors who will tell you upfront that obesity is a chronic disease and that we do not have a cure for as of yet. For some people, achieving a sense of fullness is a constant struggle that […]

Just say NO to Regain and Emotional Eating after Bariatric Surgery
08/22/2018

Just say NO to Regain and Emotional Eating after Bariatric Surgery

by Kristin Lloyd It is very common for bariatric patients to fear regain after having bariatric surgery. Having the surgery to begin with is a courageous step towards reaching their health goals. For many, bariatric surgery is a tool that individuals see as their last-ditch effort to lose the weight and keep it off long […]

05/14/2018

Georgia Surgicare Successfully Performs the First Ever Endo-Sleeve Procedure in the State of Georgia

Congratulations to the team of Georgia Surgicare on performing the first ever Endo-Sleeve procedure in the state of Georgia. The Endo-Sleeve procedure with suturing is an incisionless weight loss method that mirrors the gastric sleeve with even better safety profile. With the Endo-Sleeve procedure, you can expect stomach reduction without surgery and weight loss of 50-100lbs. […]

05/08/2018

Georgia Surgicare Now Offers Endoscopic Pouch and Outlet Repair for Patients Regaining Weight after Weight Loss Surgery

Holly Smith, a 38-year old accountant and mother of three, struggled with her weight her entire life until she had weight loss surgery four years ago. Within a year, she had lost almost one-third of her weight and felt like she was finally looking and feeling great. But recently, the pounds started to come back. […]