Important Links

These resource links are provided so you can learn more about laparoscopic surgery and access additional information about our procedures, healthy lifestyle and diet, and links with others who are also making the same surgical journey as you.

Bariatric Surgery Links

These resource links are provided so you can access additional information about adjustable gastric banding, healthy lifestyle and diet, and link with others who are also making the weight loss journey.

Overall Health and Wellness

www.livestrong.com - Lance Armstrong's site dedicated to a healthy lifestyle. Information on fitness, healthy foods, relationships, and more can be found here.

www.lapband.com - Sponsored by Allergan, the manufacturer of the LAP-BAND® System. Learn about the LAP-BAND® and how it works, as well as information to prepare for weight loss surgery, and life after surgery.

Food Journaling and Tracking Weight Loss Progress

www.obesityhelp.com - A web forum with message boards and chat rooms. Find bariatric and plastic surgeons, track your progress with Weight Tracker, and tell your story with your personal profile and blog.

www.lapband.com - My Lap-Band Journey

www.myfitnesspal.com - My Fitness Pal

Free Nutrition Information and subscription-based tracking of food, exercise, and weight loss

www.fitday.com

www.calorieking.com

www.livestrong.com/thedailyplate/

www.freedieting.com

www.centroeuropeoneurosalus.com/

www.tratamientococaina.com/

Recipes

www.mybariatric.net

www.chefdave.org

Support groups Online:

American Bariatrics Organization – An Online forum of weigh loss patients and other resources.

www.obesityhelp.com/ - A detailed listing of local bariatric Support Groups.

www.dailystrength.org/c/Gastric-Bypass-Surgery/support-group - a group dedicated to past Gastric Bypass Patients