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What does ASBP stand for?

ASBP stands for American Society of Bariatric Physicians

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com)-- Medical weight loss expert Oksana Aron, MD, recently celebrated her 10-year anniversary as a member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP), a professional medical society dedicated to educating and supporting physicians in the treatment of patients affected by obesity and related conditions.
Rick Lindquist is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians and one of the founders of Monarch Medical Weight Loss Center, which began in Eugene and now has locations around Oregon.
Written by prominent members of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, this text: * Showcases successful treatment methods by including key points of various clinicians in each chapter * Includes an up-to-date chapter on the pharmacology of bariatric medicine that identifies the three classes of obesity drugs: those that increase energy expenditure, those that decrease energy intake, and those that inhibit the digestion and absorption of food * Addresses various dietary intervention approaches such as low calorie balanced diets, low carbohydrate diets, and very low carbohydrate diets * Explores the comorbidities of obesity, such as hypertension, cardiovascular disease, and Type II diabetes Key Topics Covered: 1.