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Weight Loss Is Not Always Immediate

Have you ever heard the phrase, nothing worth having ever comes easy? This is particularly true in most aspects of our life, and none more so than weight loss. Something also important in anyone’s weight loss journey is to be mindful that every single person is unique and will find…

Surgical v Non-Surgical Weight Loss

There may come a time in your life when you are considering surgical assistance in weight loss, and unsure whether it’s the right decision or if you have found the right information. A decision on surgical weight loss is a big one, and it’s important to consider a number of…

Is Bariatric Surgery for Weight Loss Right For You

Bariatric weight loss surgery has become a more accepted form of weight loss treatment as it becomes safer and more readily available. As attractive as it can look, it is always important to consider if it is the right solution to an individual's circumstance. For many, a healthy diet with…

Did you know we have a weight loss surgery Facebook group?

At Emerge Surgical, client support is one of our biggest priorities. We are here for you throughout your entire weight loss surgery journey. Though, there is something special about sharing your experiences with other people who are going through the same thing. Our Facebook group, WLS Patients of Dr Padovan,…

What to pack for weight loss surgery

Getting prepared for your weight loss surgery can be an exciting, daunting, and sometimes overwhelming process! As the day nears, you might be feeling a lot of emotions, which can make it hard to focus on simple tasks like packing your hospital bag. Bringing the right items can make all…

Creating your ideal 2022

Welcome to 2022! We’re so happy to have you back with us for the new year and can’t wait to continue to help you discover your best self. Like the past couple of years, thanks to COVID, this one seems to have arrived with a bit of uncertainty. But, that…

Reducing gas after bariatric weight loss surgery

Having gas is a normal part of life. But, after weight loss surgery, you might find that you’re experiencing it more than usual (especially after the gastric bypass). While it’s not usually a concerning side effect (always report unexpected pain or discomfort to your doctor), it can be annoying and…

Summer Prep with Emerge Surgical

Can you believe that summer is almost upon us again, already? We can’t wait to say goodbye to this dreary winter and welcome some warm sunny days, outdoor parties and beach trips. As with every change of season — though especially in summer — our bodies adapt and our lifestyles…

Tummy Tuck Aftercare: How to Minimise Scarring

Tummy tuck or abdominoplasty surgery is a body-sculpting procedure. Most patients undergo the procedure with a specific look in mind as the end result. So, the thought of being left with scars that could affect the aesthetic you want can be daunting to some. That’s why Dr Padovan and our…

Before, during and after SIPS surgery

The popularity of SIPS surgery is on the rise, and understandably so. While no surgery is risk-free and right for everybody, the SIPS produces some amazing benefits for patients. But the benefits aren’t all that should be considered when you’re looking into different kinds of weight loss surgery. That’s why…

The Importance of Choosing a Trusted Clinic and Surgeon

Last month we shared some stories and reviews from some of our very own patients, about Emerge Surgical and Dr Padovan. We loved hearing their thoughts and positive experiences, and we know it’s helpful for potential patients to hear from others who have been in their shoes before when choosing…

Choose Emerge Surgical for your bariatric weight loss surgery

Choosing the right clinic and surgeon for your weight loss surgery can be a daunting task. It is a completely personal decision and something you should research and consider extensively. We believe our team at Emerge Surgical, especially our incredible surgeon Dr Padovan, are the best of the best in…

What is dumping syndrome after bariatric weight loss surgery?

We believe it’s important to be as prepared as possible for your weight loss surgery journey. Many issues that can potentially arise are easily avoidable or treatable, which is why we like to keep our patients informed. In a recent blog, we talked about acid reflux, a potential side effect…

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mums are so special, aren’t they? They protect us at all costs, offer the best advice, and basically, teach us how to live life. Then factor in that your mum has been working incredibly hard on their journey to a healthier lifestyle – that just makes her even more inspiring!…

Acid Reflux and Bariatric Surgery

If you’ve been looking into weight loss surgery, you might’ve read or heard about acid reflux. It’s an issue that is relatively common amongst the general population, but more prevalent in overweight people and those who have undergone bariatric surgery. But it’s not as plain and simple as that. People…

All about Sleeve Gastrectomy

According to a study in the National Library of Medicine, Sleeve Gastrectomy (also known as gastric sleeve) is the most popular gastric procedure. But, why is that? How do you know if a sleeve gastrectomy is right for you? Let’s take a closer look at the details of the procedure.…

How to Set Healthy, Realistic Goals

Happy new year, and welcome to 2021! Our Emerge Surgical team so excited to begin the new year with you, and to help you start or continue your journey to a healthy lifestyle. As we all know, January brings with it the dreaded “new year’s resolutions”. They’ve garnered a bit…

Five Tips for a Healthier Christmas

Is it just us, or has this year gone unbelievably fast? We have experienced such a rollercoaster of a year, it is definitely time for a well-earned break. As the holiday season approaches, it can be difficult to relax if you’re constantly stressing about making healthy choices. That’s why we’ve…

All About Abdominoplasty

  As summer rolls around, it’s getting to that time of the year when people start talking about preparing their ‘beach body’. At Emerge, we don’t believe there’s any ‘perfect’ or ‘better’ version of this. We preach embracing your body, no matter the shape or size. However, it can be…

Everything you need to know about SIPS: A Refresher

Spring has sprung. We’ve left the cold and dreary winter behind us, stepped out of isolation and into the warmth of the sun. It is the season of renewal and starting over. Now is the perfect time to start the health and weight loss journey you might have been putting…

Welcome Back! | Weight Gain during Isolation

The pandemic has affected us all in one way or another. Our thoughts are with all of those who have been hit the hardest, whether that be physically, mentally, financially or in any other aspect. To our clients, welcome back! We are so grateful that WA has made so much…

Alcohol and Bariatric Surgery

Alcohol has become a big part of Australian culture. Whether it’s sharing a beer on a hot summer’s day, or just going out for a social drink, many of us enjoy celebrating or relaxing with an alcoholic beverage. Whilst this is okay in moderation, alcohol does have predominantly negative effects…

Benefits of Bariatric Surgery on your Health

Bariatric surgery can do great things for your self-confidence. It can help you fall in love with yourself again, which is a great feeling. But, why else should you consider bariatric surgery with Emerge Surgical? Well, there are a huge amount of benefits that weight loss has on your physical…

Following-Up after Bariatric Surgery

After bariatric surgery, you may find that your new lifestyle is quite different to what it used to be. Your body will change, your eating and exercise habits will change—it’s a lot for one person to handle, and sometimes, it can feel really difficult. That’s why a great support system…

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