Welcome to Dr. Clapp’s blog — a hub of information for people seeking to shed extra weight for a healthier, more confident life. Search through our archive for diet and exercise tips, as well as answers to your burning questions about weight loss surgery in El Paso. Dr. Benjamin Clapp, MD, FACS, FASMBS, is an expert weight loss surgeon, offering gastric sleeve weight loss surgery in El Paso.
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Weight loss surgery gives real people control of their health and lives. But as with any surgery, it’s entirely normal to feel a range of emotion — from uneasy nervousness, to outright fear — that can keep you from pursuing the procedure. At the El Paso Specialty Hospital bariatric branch, Dr. Benjamin Clapp, MD FACS […]
One of Dr. Clapp’s favorite things about performing weight loss surgery in El Paso is that it gives hope to people who may have given up hope. Our patients often confess that they’ve nearly given up hope that: They will ever feel confident They will ever be in good shape They will break through a […]
It’s normal to feel a little nervous about having surgery. You may have some uncertainties and questions that keep you from seriously pursuing weight loss surgery. We’re available to answer your questions and set your mind at ease. Dr. Benjamin Clapp, MD FACS FASMBS, is an expert weight loss surgeon, offering gastric sleeve weight loss […]
It’s normal to hit plateaus and sticking points in your weight loss journey. But sometimes there’s a barrier that simply cannot be broken through, even with a good diet and exercise.