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Episode Gut!

May 18, 2016
A Gutsy Topic: Ask Dr Ortiz episode on intestinal health. Check out the 30 minute program on a topic which has caught the attention of the world. Follow Lucia Chavez, chief nutritionist and Dr Ortiz as they tack a subject which is still developing as probably one of the main...

Your Bariatric Procedure, Talk To Dr. Ortiz  OCC Bariatric 101

Your Bariatric Procedure, Talk To Dr. Ortiz

Nov. 6, 2015

El Avance Más Emocionante en la Cirugía de Pérdida de Peso Cirugía de Revisión

El Avance Más Emocionante en la Cirugía de Pérdida de Peso

May 27, 2016

The Most Exciting Advancement in WLS Revision Surgery

The Most Exciting Advancement in WLS

Oct. 12, 2015


What's The Deal With Gluten?

What's The Deal With Gluten?

We have conversations about it with our friends, we see the word in products claiming to be free of it, we hear pe...

Jan. 4, 2016

The Overweight Epidemic in The US Hispanic Community

The Overweight Epidemic in The US Hispanic Community

Health problems for the Latin community have increased at even a faster rate, primarily due to a high incidence of...

April 14, 2015

Article of Dr. Ortiz in Entrepreneur Magazine

Article of Dr. Ortiz in Entrepreneur Magazine

Ariel has participated in multiple American television programs, like The Oprah Winfrey Show, Fox News and The Doc...

April 11, 2015

Teenage Bariatric Surgery… Why?… How?

Teenage Bariatric Surgery… Why?… How?

Weight loss through lifestyle change—diet and exercise—is clearly the optimal approach to childhood obesity and re...

April 8, 2015

This is NOT “The Easy Way Out”…

This is NOT “The Easy Way Out”…

People who may have tried and have not had success in defeating severe obesity simply by decreasing their caloric ...

April 4, 2015

Binge Eating… Is it Possible to Break Such a Vicious Cycle?

Binge Eating… Is it Possible to Break Such a Vicious Cycle?

Binge eating is defined as a compulsive overeating. People who binge eat can experience eating enormous amounts of...

March 31, 2015

To Meat or Not to Meat... That is The Question

To Meat or Not to Meat... That is The Question

Beef, chicken, pork, turkey and other meat sources that typically grace our tables, usually come from animals trea...

March 25, 2015

The Hunger Beast!… Our Inner Crocodile

The Hunger Beast!… Our Inner Crocodile

I´ve noticed my crocodile is really bad by 5 pm, so by 4:30 pm I have a protein shake with berries and chia/flax s...

March 17, 2015

Why a Healthy Weight is Important to the Heart

Why a Healthy Weight is Important to the Heart

Being obese is associated as well with other known risk factors for heart diseases like diabetes, high blood press...

Feb. 25, 2015

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