St. George Obesity & General Surgery

Preparing for Weight Loss Surgery

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Once a date has been set for your weight loss surgery, you’ll want to ensure you’re as ready as you can be. Preparing for weight loss surgery may involve changes to your diet and medications and some practical planning for your recovery period.  Pre-bariatric surgery diet A very low-energy diet (VLED) involves replacing all your […]

Meal Replacement Shakes and Weight Loss Diets

Meal Replacement Shakes and Weight Loss Diets

Starting a new diet is never easy. If you’re following a meal plan, you may need to update your shopping lists, set aside time to cook new recipes and get used to trying unfamiliar foods. It can require quite a bit of thought and effort.  Perhaps that’s why there’s a growing interest in meal replacement […]

NANJING CHINA CONFERENCE MAY 2017

Dr Loi attended the 5th International Forum of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery and the Annual Symposium of IEF. (China Chapter ). Dr Loi worked and presented with international colleagues and surgeons to promote and educate his peers about the future of Bariatric Surgery.