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What if Weight Loss Surgery Doesn’t Work?

What if Weight Loss Surgery Doesn’t Work? With a variety of weight loss surgeries to choose from, you may wonder what will happen if you choose one that just doesn’t really seem to work for you.  There are a couple of factors at play here.  It’s important to remember that even with bariatric surgery, weight…
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Brown Bag Or Hot Lunch? – Eating Healthy At School

Brown Bag Or Hot Lunch? – Eating Healthy At School Our schools fulfill a lot of needs for our children throughout the day.  They are taught academic lessons and character lessons, bandaged by the nurse when needed, and even fed.  Besides the hot lunch program that is available for students, schools also offer reduced prices…
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Long Term Success After Bariatric Surgery

Long Term Success After Bariatric Surgery Bariatric surgery is our specialty here at Advanced Surgical and Weight Loss Institute. We have been assisting the residents of Brevard County under the helm of Dr. Velarde, a fellowship-trained bariatric specialist with 10 years of experience. It is our mission to see our clients achieve long term successful…
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Smart Holiday Snacking Tips

Smart Holiday Snacking Tips Do all the upcoming holiday parties have you feeling a little nervous about the plethora of calories you'll be consuming? For many, the Thanksgiving and  Christmas festivities can have them feeling sluggish and bloated by the New Year. There is great news though. You do not have to become victim to…
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