cauliflower is a great alternative to carbs

April 2nd, 2019 – Carbohydrates Explained

One of our dietitians, Annie Epp, RD, spoke about Carbohydrates.  With all the information about low carbohydrate diets out there,...
bariatric patients playing tennis on court

March 19th, 2019 – Benefits of Exercise Beyond Weight Loss

While we are all aware that exercise increases weight loss, there are many other benefits to becoming more active. Improving...
woman smiles from hospital bed after having panniculectomy

March 5th, 2019 – Plastic Surgery After Weight Loss Surgery

Dr. Korentager is the Chair of the Department of Plastic Surgery at The University of Kansas Hospital. He and his...
bariatric patients putting their hands together to support each other

February 5th, 2019 – HALT Emotional Eating

One of the triggers for eating is our emotions.  We use food to soothe ourselves in many stressful situations, but...
three kc bariatric patients run together

January 23, 2019 – Resolutions: Setting and Achieving Realistic Goals

Now that we are starting a new year, a lot of people make resolutions – about 60% of us make...
closeup of kc bariatric patient's feet running 5K

January 8th, 2019 – 5K Running/Walking Information

Barb and Kari, the physical therapists at the Bariatric Center of KC, shared that we will be hosting a walk/run...
bariatric patient takes her medications

December 4th, 2018 – Medications After Bariatric Surgery

Whitney Venegoni is one of our Nurse Practitioners who serves as a Primary Care Provider as well. She sees patients...
gallstone and kidney stone information

November 29th, 2019 – Gallstone and Kidney Stone Information

Dustin Huff is Dr. Hamilton’s Physician Assistant.  He assists Dr. Hamilton in surgery and also sees patients in the clinic...
gift for bariatric patient

November 6th, 2018 – The “Gifts” Bariatric Surgery Gave Kim

Kim is a patient of the Bariatric Center of KC, having had her surgery 2 ½ years ago.  She leads...