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Birmingham Surgeon Performs Gastric Band Through Single Incision
Dr. Lee Schmitt strenthens Alabama Weight Loss Surgery position as Birmingham's leading bariatric surgery group with the introduction of single incision gastric banding.
By: Lee Schmitt
Schmitt and his partner, Dr. Les Miles, are Alabama’s leading bariatric surgeons having placed over 1,000 Gastric Bands. They report their average patient loses half of their excess weight after this outpatient procedure. They were the first surgeons in Alabama to use Gastric Bands and are now the first to place one using this new technique. Dr. Schmitt says, “Our patients look great after surgery, and now they look even better with fewer scars.”
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Alabama weight loss surgery is alabama's leader in bariatric surgery. Located at st vincent's east in birmingham, they serve all of alabama and patients across the southeast. Recognized as a center of excellence