Are you in search of a LAP-BAND® surgeon in Georgia? If so, you have come to the right place. At Georgia Coast Surgical, Dr. Kent has extensive experience performing weight loss operations with the LAP-BAND® System. As a result of this expertise, we have become one of the premier facilities for bariatric surgery in Georgia. You deserve to live a life that you’re proud of.
Unlike most alternatives, the LAP-BAND® System is a minimally-invasive approach to achieving long-term weight loss. You can achieve and maintain your weight loss goals without drastic surgery, medication, or unhealthy diets. There are other options available, but these reasons are why the LAP-BAND® may be right for you.
Surgeries like the gastric sleeve and gastric bypass result in permanent changes to your body, including partial amputation of your stomach, rerouting of organs and surgical stapling.
The LAP-BAND® offers a weight loss solution that is reversible and less invasive than most alternatives. The gastric band is designed so that you can lose weight gradually at a pace that is both comfortable and safe for you.
It has been shown that 65% of excess weight can be lost one year following the gastric band procedure. Most patients lose an average of 6 inches off the hips and waistline. Real results can be achieved with help from the LAP-BAND® and living a healthy lifestyle.
Our team will provide you with ongoing support throughout your weight loss journey. You will learn about the benefits of living a healthy lifestyle, and how to achieve them. Your team will provide you with the tools and techniques to lose the weight and keep it off by adopting new healthy behaviors.
1) Long-term weight loss results
2) Minimally invasive
3) Quick results
The LAP-BAND® is an adjustable gastric banding system that has been designed and engineered to help with safe and effective weight loss. Since 1996, over 800,000 people worldwide have chosen the LAP-BAND® System, with hundreds of thousands achieving lasting, healthy weight loss
A minimally-invasive procedure places the band around your stomach to reduce the amount of food that you can eat at one time. You will feel full faster and longer. No amputation of the ‘ stomach is required.
On average, patients kept off 60% of their excess body weight after five years of having the LAP-BAND®.
Weight loss following the LAP-BAND® procedure has been shown to improve or resolve serious weight-related medical conditions, such as diabetes and asthma.