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Advanced Laparoscopy Of Hawaii | Weight Loss Surgery

Serving Oahu, Maui, Kauai, and the Big Island, we are proud to be a part of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, MBSAQIP, by the American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Weight Loss Surgery Blog

Recent News from the Aloha Surgery Team.

Dr. Fowler is the Only Program now Doing the SADI Procedure- Dr. Steven Fowler is the only program in the State of Hawaii to offer the weight loss procedure called “SADI”. What is a SADI? Single Anastomosis Duodenal Ileostomy, but there are many other names for the same operation, such as Looped Duodenal Switch and SIPS. ...
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Understanding Obesity

Not all obesity is the same and the treatment is based on a calculation called the “Body Mass Index (BMI)”. The BMI does not account for ethnic variability or physical conditioning, but it can provide a quick approximate guide.


< 20 under weight
20-24.9 healthy weight
25-29.9 over weight
30-34.9 obesity
35-39.9 severe obesity
40-49.9 morbid obesity
> 50 super morbid obesity

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