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A major focus of our practice is the treatment of morbid obesity. Morbid obesity is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of atleast 30kg/m2. BMI is calculated by weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared. Today, obesity has reached epidemic … Continue reading

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By now back-to-school season is in full swing at many of your homes. Evening swims have been replaced with homework help, and the chaos that can come with the new fall routine may be making it difficult for you to … Continue reading

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Q: I’ve seen ads about Piedmont Heart Institute’s heart scan. I don’t have the budget for excessive medical tests—how much does it cost and who does the test benefit most? A: The CT coronary calcium scan is a quick and … Continue reading

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