Obesity has become a major problem in our society and is the major health challenge of the 21st century. The Lap-Band Solution- A partnership for weight loss is an information book for those interested in this procedure.
Paul O'Brien MD is the world leader in the LAP_BAND with extensive experience in treating people with weight problems, conducting research into obesity and teaching health professionals about the band. He pioneered its clinical use in the early 1990s. In Melbourne, Australia, he is the Director of the Centre for Obesity Research and Education at Monash University and heads the Centre for Bariatric Surgery. In Dallas, Texas, he is National Medical Director fro the American Institute of Gastric Banding, a leader in using the LAP-BAND as a safe day procedure