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Historic’ Guidelines on Role of Bariatric Surgery in Diabetes

Liam Davenport May 25, 2016 Metabolic surgery, or the use of bariatric surgery with the intent to treat type 2 diabetes and obesity, should be considered as a treatment option even in patients with mild obesity if their blood...read more


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Dr. Ragui Sadek Named One of the NJ Top Docs of 2016

  New Brunswick, NJ (July 2016) – Dr. Ragui Sadek, M.D., FACS, SOEMBS of Advanced Surgical and Bariatrics is pleased to announce his recognition as one of the NJ Top Docs for 2016. NJ Top Docs is an exclusive...read more


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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Designates Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital As Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has selected Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJ) as one of just six healthcare facilities in New Jersey for inclusion in the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty...read more


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The Best Gift for the Holidays is the Gift of YOU!

Holidays are often a time when we run ourselves ragged. We tend to live multifaceted, over worked, rushed and exhausting lives. During the holidays it often becomes overwhelming and the very first thing to go out the window is...read more


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LSG (Longitudinal Sleeve Gastrectomy) resolves T2DM (Type II Diabetes Mellitus) better than RYGB (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass) for male patients

Boston, MA (October 2015) – At the 31st Annual ASMBS Obesity Week Meeting, Dr. Ragui Sadek of Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital and Advanced Surgical and Bariatrics presented his research on the optimal procedure for male patients seeking type II diabetes...read more


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World’s First “Adolescent Center of Excellence for Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery”

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) has been designated as the first Adolescent Center of Excellence for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery in the world, by the international Surgical...read more