• Gobble Gobble Turkey Time, 4 Rules to a Healthy Turkey Day!

    November 18, 2011

    For many that have just recently undergone lap band surgery we understand the temptation that might have surfaced with the holidays and all. Below are some quick tips for those who have had lap band surgery or just getting ready: 1.) Make fitness part of your holidays. Why not go shopping on Black Friday, the exercise ...

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  • New Happenings in San Antonio!

    November 11, 2011

    We are glad to announce the move is complete to  our new and improved office in San Antonio.  The new office  is right off  Huebner not too far from our old location. We’ll still be offering our original services lap band, gastric bypass, and gastric sleeve. But additionally we’re going to  expand our services to improve ...

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  • FDA Approves New Lap Band Guidelines

    January 6, 2011

    An FDA Advisory committee has just approved new Lap Band Surgery guidelines requested by Allergan (the maker of the Lap-Band) to lower the BMI requirements for the adjustable gastric band. Current guidelines for gastric banding say surgery is appropriate for either a BMI of 40 or more or a BMI of 35 or more with at least ...

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  • Check out Dr. Patel on San Antonio Living

    October 5, 2010

    Dr. Patel makes a guest appearance on San Antonio Living to discuss his recent magazine cover on NSIDE MD. Also apart of the interview are his views and insights on weight loss in America.

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  • Lap Band Surgery in Boerne, Texas

    September 3, 2010

    Dr. Patel is a nationally recognized, fellowship-trained, minimally invasive surgeon. His practice specializes in both advanced and basic laparoscopic (minimally invasive) procedures and is proud to announce its newest office in Boerne, Texas. The Boerne Integrated Weight Loss Center will not only serve the Boerne neighborhood but also the entire Texas Hill Country area.  Staffed by ...

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  • Determining Between Medical & Surgical Weight Loss

    June 4, 2010

    A lot of times people ask me what the best method of weight loss is for them and I think this information might help a little. Here Dr. Nilesh A Patel MD answers these questions.

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