Chirurgie de l'obésité - Le Goff Technique

What follow-up after obesity surgery? Why my method has been so successful for 20 years

Post-operative follow-up remains a major issue in obesity surgery. This is the conclusion every year and recently by the National academy of surgery and work by the French society for obesity surgery and metabolic diseases (SOFFCO-MM).

A few weeks ago, the Academy recalled: obesity surgery is not inconsequential (mortality, complications, deficiencies). In seven years,

Chirurgie de l'obésité - Le Goff Technique

Obesity surgery: the unknown health benefits

When everything else has failed to treat severe morbid obesity (98% of cases), bariatric surgery is the last resort.

As such, bariatric surgery is life-saving and not purely aesthetic. While the primary goal is long-lasting excess weight loss, it will also have beneficial effects on the health in general, leading to a decrease or even disappearance of comorbidities,

Chirurgie de l'obésité - Le Goff Technique

Infantile obesity is now a worldwide crisis

I discover, without much surprise I might add, the latest WHO figures showing that infantile obesity is reaching alarming levels throughout the world. It is now estimated that 41 million children under five are overweight or obese in 2014. Especially hard-hitting, the epidemic has exploded in developing countries, particularly Africa and Asia, so much so that obese children are now more numerous in these countries than in developed countries.