Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (or simply gastric bypass) is considered the "gold standard" operation for weight loss.
Gene therapy, still in the early research stages, is showing some promise in the treatment of certain types of brain tumors.
GBAT is a surgical option for treating sleep apnea, a disorder that causes brief interruptions of breathing during sleep.
The goal of this surgery is to try to enlarge the airway so that you can breathe easier while sleeping.
During a glossectomy, a portion of the tongue is removed with a small area of surrounding normal tongue tissue to ensure that all of the cancer is removed.