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Bariatric Surgery Gives Oak Ridge Woman New Lease on Life

For Gretchen Longcoy of Oak Ridge, life has begun anew at 50. Longcoy is embracing passing the half-century mark and enjoying a transformation in her body and health. The catalyst for her new vitality?  Bariatric surgery. Since undergoing surgical weight loss surgery in 2012 with Dr. Stephen Boyce of New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery, […]

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Knoxville Bariatric Surgeons Offer Various Ways To Finance Weight Loss Surgery

Drs. Stephen Boyce and K. Robert Williams advocate patient education in regard to insurance eligibility while also helping patients without insurance find a solution to fit their budget. Knoxville, TN – Financing weight loss procedures is one of the most common concerns raised by the bariatric surgery patients of Dr. Stephen Boyce and Dr. K. […]

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Does My Insurance Cover Weight Loss Surgery?

At New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery, we understand financing your weight loss and body contouring procedures is a significant component of your decision making process. For many of our patients, these procedures are considered medically necessary and lifesaving. Under these circumstances, many insurance companies will actually provide coverage for your surgery. If you think […]

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Dr. Boyce Named a 2014 Cityview Top Doc 2014

Cityview magazine and the Knoxville medical community have selected the Top Doctors for 2014. The list was featured in the March/April issue of Cityview. Stephen G. Boyce, MD, FACS, Founder and Director of the New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery and creator of Bari Life Bariatric Supplements, is included as one of the Top Doctors […]

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Detox Diets and What You Need to Know

It seems like society is always being bombarded by the “newest” diet that claims to purge weight, detoxify one’s system, and clear up any maladies one may have.   Celebrity purge/cleanse diets abound and range from a spectrum of water fasts to raw food diets.  Are these diets safe for the average person?  What does the […]

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