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The goal of Biliopancreatic Diversion surgery is to induce weight loss by altering the digestive tract so that nutrients and fats are not absorbed by the body. This video animation depicts the digestive process and how the surgery is completed.
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A.J. and Rebecca Clay's Dramatic Weight Loss Story
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Channel 5 Follows Two Obese Patients Through Weight Loss Surgery
WCSC-TV Channel 5's Debi Chard begins a year-long series following MUSC employees and weight-loss surgery patients Tina Wright and Paulette...
Channel 5 Talks With A Couple Who Lost 293 Pounds After Weight Loss Surgery
WCSC-TV Channel 5's Debi Chard begins a year-long series on MUSC weight-loss surgery patients with a segment profiling former patients...
Dan and Kerri's Weight Loss Surgery Story- 293 Pounds Lost
Dan and Kerri were both dangerously overweight- with numerous health problems. Kerri was told her weight was keeping her from...
Frequently Asked Questions about Bariatric Surgery at MUSC Health
Dr. Karl Byrne and Dr. Rana Pullat answer questions about weight loss surgery. From who is a candidate for...
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Laparoscopic Gastric Banding
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Local Football Coach Loses 300 Pounds After Weight Loss Surgery
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Megan Baker, M.D. - Physician Profile
Physician video profile of Surgical Oncologist, Dr. Megan Baker. Her areas of interest include breast cancer surgery, and weight loss...
PREOP Program- MUSC Weight Management Center
PREOP Program is a lifestyle change program, aimed at preparing you for weight loss surgery. It helps you meet insurance...
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
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Surgical Weight Loss
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T. Karl Byrne, M.D. - Physician Profile
Video profile of Dr. T. Karl Byrne. His special areas of interest is weight loss or bariatric surgery, including gastric...
Teen Bariatric Surgery Success Story
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Tummy Tuck Animation
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Vertical Banded Gastroplasty Animation
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Weight Loss Surgery - How and What to Eat After Surgery
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Weight Loss Surgery - Mayor Keith Summey
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Weight Loss Surgery at MUSC - Comprehensive Overview
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Who Is A Candidate for Surgical Weight Loss?
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Paired Kidney Donation: Overcoming the Constraint of Compatibility
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Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Acts as Bridge Therapy for Heart Patients at MUSC Health
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Pirfenidone and Nintedanib: Tips for Treating Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
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William R. Bigelow, M.D. Physician Profile
Dr. William R. Bigelow is an internal medicine physician with a focus on primary care. His clinical interests are diabetes,...
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Dr. Thomas K. Koch, Division Chief for Pediatric Neurology at MUSC Children’s Hospital, is a pediatric neurologist. His clinical interests...
Elizabeth Mack, M.D., MS, Physician Profile
Dr. Elizabeth Mack was awarded her M.D. by the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. She completed her Residency...
Michele R Hutchison, M.D., Ph.D. Physician Profile
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Meryle J Eklund M.D., Physician Profile
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Karolinne M Rocha, M.D., Ph.D. Physician Profile
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