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Dr. Mike Blaney

Dr. Michael Blaney is a Bariatric and General Surgeon at Live Healthy MD. Dr. Blaney is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is an active member and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons as well as the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Currently, Dr. Blaney is the medical director of the Trinity Bariatric and Weight loss Center. He has special interests in advanced laparoscopy, endoscopy, bariatric surgery, reflux disease, ​and foregut disease.
17 Jan 2019
Wellness | 2 min read

The Importance of Support for Weight Loss Success

I can not stress enough just how important it is to find support after...

16 Aug 2018
Weight Loss | 4 min read

Weight Loss Expectations

Many patients come to see us at Live Healthy MD because they have fail...

21 Jun 2018

The Period Before Weight Loss Surgery

The decision to use surgery as a treatment for the disease of obesity ...

24 May 2018

Paying for Weight Loss Surgery: Insurance Coverage and Costs

One of the most daunting factors when considering bariatric surgery ca...

26 Apr 2018
Weight Loss Surgery | 3 min read

How Safe is Weight Loss Surgery?

One of the biggest myths surrounding weight loss surgery has to do wit...

29 Mar 2018
Weight Loss Surgery | 5 min read

Video Blog: Choosing The Right Surgery For You

01 Mar 2018
Weight Loss Surgery | 5 min read

Duodenal Switch & What It's All About

If you have ever researched the term "weight loss" or "bariatric surge...

01 Feb 2018
Weight Loss Surgery | 4 min read

Gastric Sleeve Surgery & What It's All About

The gastric sleeve, similar to the gastric bypass, is a commonly perfo...

04 Jan 2018
Weight Loss Surgery | 4 min read

Gastric Bypass Surgery & What It's All About

If you have researched weight loss or bariatric surgery, you have prob...

23 Dec 2017

Oh What Fun!

Our office sent out our first Christmas card this year! We couldn't se...

30 Nov 2017
Weight Loss Surgery | 1 min read

Year In Review: Surgery Statistics

As the obesity rate continues to rise in America and in other parts of...

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