ABC TV - The View: Bariatric Surgery
February 3, 2015 12:44 PM
View host, Rosie O'Donnell interviews Amit Trivedi, MD, of Hackensack University Medical Center on the subject of bariatric surgery and the options available for weight loss.
According to Dr. Trivedi, of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery,bariatric surgery continues to benefit people struggling with morbid obesity worldwide. Most importantly, bariatric surgery saves lives. Recent studies show that bariatric surgery patients are living longer lives than morbidly obese individuals. For those overweight by 100 pounds or more, bariatric surgery may be the best option for safe, long-lasting weight loss.