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- June 2013 –Dr. Tom Lavin trained surgeons from around the world via a live Gastric Sleeve telecast.
- May 2013 –Watch politician Billy Nungesser’s excellent interview on Everday Health about his decision to have gastric sleeve surgery.
- May 2013 –Watch Dr. Balder's interview on WLOX 13 about helping his patients, the Koenig's, lose a combined 152 pounds after weight loss surgery.
- March 2013 – See Dr. Gupta on EverydayHealth.com discuss obesity and it's cost effects, as seen through SSL's Gastric Sleeve patient, Traneica Curry.
- February 2013 – Watch an interview with Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser, and his decision to have the Gastric Sleeve procedure.
- December 2012 – Watch an interview of Dr. Lavin on the EverydayHealth.com
- November 2012 – See Surgical Specialists of Mississippi's Dr. Balder interviewed about gastric bypass
- October 2012 – See Dr. Chu's patient, Amy Jones, in two television interviews about the changes she has had from weight loss surgery. See Part 1 and Part 2.
- June 2012 – Read the story featured on IND of Dr. Chu's patient Amy Jones and how Gastric Sleeve changed her life
- May 2012 – Watch a news interview of Surgical Specialists of Mississippi's Dr. Don Balder, and one of his patient's amazing transformation
- March 2012 – Read Dr. Lavin's Nationally Recognized Interview about when to consider Bariatric Surgery
- February 2012 – See Dr. Oz's recent special on the benefits of Gastric Bypass Surgery
- Weight-Loss Procedure Affords Patients Option of Incisionless, Same-Day Solution
- Louisiana Surgeons Perform Groundbreaking Incisionless Weight Loss Procedure
- The ASMBS Designates The Surgical Specialists of Louisiana as a Center of Excellence
- Winning the Battle: The Surgical Specialists of Louisiana
- Saving a Leg, Saving a Life
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