Category Archives: Bariatric Surgery

Other Types of Weight Loss Surgeries – Gastric Bypass Isn’t the Only One

Other Types of Weight Loss Surgeries – Gastric Bypass Isn’t the Only One In the past couple of decades, weight loss surgery has come into the spotlight more, particularly with reality television and other media sources bringing attention to weight loss programs and the extreme, rapid weight loss that ensues.  Gastric bypass surgery seems to…
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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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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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Is Weight Loss Surgery Covered by Insurance?

Is Weight Loss Surgery Covered by Insurance? Many people struggling with weight may be deeply longing for help to lose weight and get healthy.  Everyone has their own reasons for delaying the process.  For some, they don’t feel like they have the time to dedicate to working out or cooking healthy.  For some, they feel…
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