• Bariatric Surgery in San Antonio Allows Woman To Return to Work

    January 17, 2017

    Mrs. Wilson, Jackie as she likes to be called, came to TBS in 2015 in hopes of having a revision of her Lap Band, which was not yielding any significant weight loss or changes of her co-morbid conditions. She had her Lap Band placed in 2010 and weighed 257 pounds. For her bariatric surgery in ...

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  • Military Mom Gets Gastric Bypass Bariatric Surgery

    October 20, 2016

    Growing up Alecia was never overweight! However, after having children and being a stay at home mom, Alecia began gaining weight. She decided to change her life by seeing James at one of his seminars and never looked back! With gastric bypass bariatric surgery, Alecia has lost over one hundred pounds and is excited about ...

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  • Wenona Parmer Has Gastric Bypass Surgery in San Antonio

    October 17, 2016

    Wenona Parmer Gastric Bypass Surgery San Antonio When Wenona Parmer was growing up she was always the heavy kid. After a lifetime of ignoring her weight she decided to do something to change! Now that Wenona has gone through her gastric bypass surgery in San Antonio she has lost thirty-three percent of her body weight and is looking ...

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  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, determination, and persistence changed Raul’s Life

    June 30, 2016

    Raul Diaz grew up indifferent to his large weight, but as he got older he was making frequent visits to his primary care physician for follow-up on his high blood pressure and diabetes. When his doctor told him he didn’t think he’d live past fifty years old, Raul knew it was time to get ...

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  • Gastric Bypass Surgery gave Thomas His Life Back

    September 30, 2015

    As a child Thomas never had issues with his weight. However, when tragedy struck his family Thomas was unable to cope with the side effects of his depression and his weight became uncontrollable. Reaching a maximum weight of over 400 pounds Thomas decided to change his life and see Dr. Patel for gastric bypass surgery. ...

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  • Austin Patient has Gastric Bypass Surgery

    August 24, 2015

    After a neck injury in 1995 Linda Ellis slowly began gaining weight. She didn’t think much of her initial weight gain at the time. However, Linda eventually found herself weighing over three-hundred pounds and suffered from multiple co-morbidities including being a border-line diabetic and having high blood pressure and cholesterol levels. After she decided to ...

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  • Austin Patient Has Gastric Sleeve Surgery

    January 6, 2015

    As a kid Judith, Judy, began struggling with weight issues after her swim team relocated to an area further away than she was willing to drive. She made a habit of coming home after a long day and eat until she was stuffed.  After being diagnosed with high blood pressure and struggling after doing everyday ...

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  • Gastric Bypass Surgery Allows San Antonio Woman to Date Again

    November 24, 2014

    Melissa began gaining weight in 2007 when she moved to South Texas. Her weight gain was brought on by lack of discipline and stress in her personal and professional life. Once she was diagnosed with a fatty liver, high blood pressure, and became a border line diabetic Melissa decided to see Dr. Patel. She has ...

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  • Corpus Christi woman becomes active again after RNY Gastric Bypass

    November 10, 2014

    After having kids Season Terrell saw her weight shoot up into the high two hundreds. She had tried fad diets and exercising, nothing worked. After being diagnosed with a fatty liver and hypothyroidism Season knew that she had to make a change if she wanted to increase her longevity. Now, coming up on two years ...

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  • Patient No Longer Depends on Use of a CPAP Machine or Insulin for Diabetes as a Result of Gastric Bypass Procedure

    July 23, 2014

    Jonnie Wilson adds years to her life following her decision to receive Gastric Bypass surgery from Dr. Nilesh A. Patel. She is off of all medications related to obesity, including insulin, and is now able to focus on the development of her career goals with newfound confidence. Read more>>

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