bariatrician


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bariatrician

A medical doctor specialised in bariatrics, the management of patients who are overweight or obese. Bariatricians manage patients medically with counselling, diet, drugs and lifestyle advice, and recommend them to a bariatric surgeon when medical management fails.
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8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Bariatric Solutions, located at Wise Regional Medical Center in Decatur, TX, is kicking off the New Year with the addition of Board Certified Bariatrician, Dr.
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The conference will also offer a review course for medical professionals wanting to prepare to take the exam to become a certified bariatrician.
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