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Cost of gastric sleeve surgery – why is it so expensive?

Posted on 04 May, 2018
Many people ask why gastric sleeve surgery is so expensive. Weight loss surgery is not a magic, quick fix solution. Reputable clinics need to provide follow up care and also dietitians and surgeon post-op visits.

Pinwheel Flaps for Cancers on Scalp

Posted on 30 Jun, 2016
Pinwheel Flaps for Cancers on Scalp
Besides lap bands, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass and other forms of weight loss surgery, Dr. Ken Wong also performs a lot of skin cancer surgery.

Top Reasons to Take GORD Seriously Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GORD)

Posted on 02 Jun, 2016
Top Reasons to Take GORD Seriously Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GORD)
GORD (also known as GERD) is a condition of the gastro-intestinal system which affects up to 1 in 5 people in the Western world. It refers to a constellation of problems which people experience such as the burning sensations just under the ribs

Weight gain after gastric sleeve surgery

Posted on 24 May, 2016
Weight gain after gastric sleeve surgery
This is a problem that our clinic sees a lot. Everyone regains weight over time after gastric sleeve surgery. Some regain a little. Some a lot.

Pinwheel flaps and scalp skin cancer – part one

Posted on 02 Mar, 2016
Pinwheel flaps and scalp skin cancer – part one
Pinwheel flaps are useful for reconstruction of defects all over the scalp. This photo shows a man with a large ulcerated cancer on the back of his head – the occiput of the scalp.