Liobesity Surgery Blog

Learn more about care and procedures in our blog!

Dr. Buchin in the New York Post

Check out yesterday’s New York Post photo story featuring Dr. Buchin and some of his first responder patients who have lost thousands of pounds!

Shadowbox with ‘The Biggest Loser’ trainer, Cara Castronuova

Join NBC’s ‘The Biggest Loser’ trainer, Cara Castronuova, and LI Obesity Surgery for a FREE outdoor shadowboxing class.

Healthy Food Tip!

Make your own hummus, it’s easier than you think! Don't worry if you don't have tahini- we've got you covered.

The Importance of Protein

Your body needs additional protein during the period of rapid weight loss to maintain your muscle mass.

Weight Loss Surgery Adds Years to Your Life

"For those who are obese, weight-loss surgery can boost quality of life and quickly improve some chronic health conditions..."

Obesity Raises the Risk of Death From Covid-19 Among Men

"Is excess weight in and of itself to blame? Or all of the health problems that accompany obesity, like metabolic disorders and breathing problems?"

 A lifesaving reason to lose weight

"Obesity, a significant public health problem among both American adults and children, is one of the risk factors for severe disease and death from covid-19."

Mike's Before and After Story

Mike underwent a vertical sleeve gastrectomy and lost a staggering 177 pounds! Read Michael’s full story now.

Stephanie's Before and After

A dramatic transformation!

Nutrition Tracking Resource

Learn about MyFitnessPal- an app that helps you track what you eat.