• Texas Bariatric Specialists Announced today a Break-Through Finding as Gastric Bypass Surgery Helps Mom Regain Active Lifestyle for her Kids

    February 20, 2013

    Stacy Ashton was unable to portray the “real her”, as her weight inhibited activity and exasperated allergy complications; but today, she is complication-free living life as the active Mom she always hoped to be. Read more>> Blog was last modified: January 27th, 2015 by Texas Bariatric Specialists

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  • Dr. Nilesh Patel Helps Texas Man Stop Alcohol & Painkiller Cycle

    January 16, 2013

    We are pleased to announce that the gastric bypass procedure performed by Dr. Patel on Greg Martinez of Kerrville, TX helped Mr. Martinez successfully end his potentially deadly alcohol and painkiller cycle and high cholesterol and diabetes symptoms. Greg Martinez friends were concerned; they would shake their heads and say “Man, you’re getting big!” Greg would ...

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  • HEALTH ON THE NET

    December 19, 2012

    The Internet has become a quick, easy method of searching for health-related information, but how can you know that what you’re finding is credible? As a rule, health-related sites sponsored by the U.S. government (Web addresses ending with “.gov”), not-for-profit health or medical organizations (ending with”.org”) and university medical centers are among many reliable sources ...

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  • LOWERING BLOOD PRESSURE

    December 14, 2012

    Studies show that consuming enough potassium may be as important for healthy blood pressure as avoiding too much sodium. To prevent high blood pressure, choose a healthy eating plan that includes plenty of foods rich in potassium and low in sodium. For sodium, if you eat a lot of salted foods, processed foods and table ...

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  • Texas Bariatric Specialists' Gastric Bypass Patient Completes Half Marathon

    December 11, 2012

    Dr. Nilesh Patel of Texas Bariatric Specialists (TBS) is pleased to announce that less than 14 months after her gastric bypass procedure, Jean Hickey completed a 13.1 mile Half Marathon in just three hours and 9 minutes, with an enthusiastic cheering section of family and friends! Fourteen months ago, Jean Hickey would not have even contemplated ...

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  • Gastric Bypass Revision Performed by Dr. Nilesh Patel of Texas Bariatric Specialists Ends Three Years of Pain

    November 8, 2012

    We are pleased to announce that the gastric bypass revision Dr. Nilesh Patel performed on Sandra Gayton of San Antonio has successfully ended the three years of pain she endured from a 2009 gastric bypass procedure. Following her May 2009 gastric bypass performed by another surgeon, Sandra Gayton was losing weight from her pre-surgery high of 312 pounds, ...

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  • Lap Band Procedure Performed by Dr. Patel Reverses Patient’s Downward Spiral

    October 24, 2012

    We are pleased to announce that the Lap Band procedure Dr. Patel performed on Norma Gonzales reversed her downward spiral into depression, pain and diabetes. Today, Ms. Gonzales is a healthy, happy working mother in control of her life! Norma Gonzales’ turning point occurred in the car, stemming from a conservation between her son and his friend, just kindergarteners. ...

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  • Dr. Patel Opens New San Antonio Southside Medicare Clinic

    October 19, 2012

    Texas Bariatric Specialists (TBS) is pleased to announce the opening of Dr. Nilesh Patel’s newest clinic in the Southwest Medical Building on San Antonio’s south side, complementing TBS’ current location on San Antonio’s north side. The new San Antonio Medicare clinic is the eleventh location of Dr. Patel’s highly successful surgical and medical weight loss practice, and ...

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  • Excercise for a better Mood

    October 17, 2012

    If you’re feeling down, consider going for a walk, bike ride, or doing some kind of physical activity. Research shows that exercise has the ability to reduce stress, anxiety, and depression while boosting self-esteem and improving sleep. For mild to moderate depression, exercise is often an underused treatment option. Exercise is not a cure all, ...

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  • Sweet and Spicy Pecans

    October 16, 2012

    Pecans are a healthy, whole food treat. And these spicy treats are the perfect healthy substitute when you need a little something sweet. View Recipe Blog was last modified: January 27th, 2015 by Texas Bariatric Specialists

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