Symptoms and Conditions

RSS Feed

Top News and Events

Midwest Bariatric Solutions First in Wisconsin to Perform Non Surgical Gastric Balloon Procedure for Weight Loss

Raymond F. Georgen, M.D., and Kevin E. Wasco, M.D. of Midwest Bariatric Solutions are the first two surgeons in Wisconsin, and two of only a select few in the country now performing the newly FDA-approved ORBERA™, a non-surgical procedure that emphasizes portion control. The incision-free solution gives patients a path to weight loss that does not require traditional surgery, especially those for whom diet, exercise or pharmaceutical interventions have not worked. Read more

Gestational Diabetes Can Be Treated

Gestational diabetes is caused when an expecting mother’s pancreas cannot make enough insulin, a hormone, to keep her blood sugar levels within a target range. During pregnancy, the placenta makes hormones that can make it harder for insulin to work. Read more

Osteoarthritis Symptoms Can Be Eased with Lifestyle Changes

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting millions of people worldwide. It occurs when the protective cartilage on the ends of the bones wears down over time, commonly affecting joints in hands, knees, hips and spine. Read more

More News