Support Groups Are Important After Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery is usually the last option for obese or morbidly obese patients who are unable to lose weight successfully on their own. While many can attest to the effectiveness of such surgery, it is in itself not a magic pill. The team at New Life Center for...

Weight Loss Surgery is Life-Changing for Bariatric Patients

  New year, new you, new life! If you are struggling to lose weight through conventional methods (i.e. diet and exercise), and have obesity-related health conditions, then you may qualify for bariatric or weight loss surgery. What is bariatric surgery? Bariatric...

How Bariatric Surgery Helps You Become a Candidate for Other Surgeries

Being obese is often associated with a number of health issues, including diabetes, heart disease, and arthritis. Obesity and Arthritis According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 1 in 3 obese Americans suffer from arthritis. The most...

What Bariatric Patients Must Know About Comorbidities

Obesity is more than just a weight problem; it’s a health problem.  If you are obese, you are at a higher risk of developing many medical problems. In this video, Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Rob Williams of New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery in Knoxville outlines some of...

View Our Bariatric Info Online Seminar!

When you make the decision to undergo weight loss surgery, you commit yourself to long-term lifestyle changes. This is why at New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery in Knoxville we want to make sure that you are making a well-informed choice to undergo bariatric...