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Post-op Weight Loss

It's a Joint Effort!

Obesity and Artificial Joints:  A Poor Long-Term Combination

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Find out what your options are by submitting an appointment request and using Dr. Curry's interactive online weight loss navigator!

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If you have had a joint replacment and are carrying around extra weight, there is something you should know.  Numerous studies have been done over the years which all support the same premise: being overweight or obese can have a dramatic impact on your success after surgery as well as complications down the road.

A recent study by the Mayo Clinic which looked at over 21,000 hip replacement surgeries found that being obese increased the risks of:

  • reoperation for any reason
  • revision of implants
  • early dislocation (within six months of surgery)
  • deep and superficial infections

What is astounding is that the risk of these complications increased in almost a linear fashion with increasing BMI. This means that with each additional pound after a certain optimal BMI, the risk of these complications increases.

JourneyLite Physicians offers comprehensive weight loss programs spanning from nutritional counseling/appetite suppressants all the way to minimally invasive surgical weight loss procedures.

Don't become a statistic, get the weight off now and avoid these worries.

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