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Weight Loss Research and Innovation

Dr. Roslin is the Principal Investigator of the weight loss research Restore Trial. This is a 10-center national study that is investigating whether an endoscopic suturing technique can be used to modify the outlet in gastric bypass patients that have regained weight or never lost an adequate amount of weight.

This is an FDA approved trial that is listed on the clinical trials registry. It is only being performed at leading academic medical centers. Medical fees for the trial are covered by the sponsor, C. R. Bard.

Dr. Roslin is the Principal Investigator for Vagus Nerve Stimulation for Obesity. This clinical trial examined the use of nerve stimulation of the major nerve of the digestive tract to mimic satiety in obese individuals. During this clinical trial several patients had significant weight loss. Dr. Roslin holds several patents in this area and this is an active area of investigation for future treatments.

Dr. Roslin holds several patents and patent applications for novel approaches. He has licensed patents to C.R. Bard on endoscopic obesity treatments, and Cyberonics for vagus nerve stimulation. He additionally has a patent application for a novel band product that is being developed.

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Manhattan Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery Program

The Lenox Hill Hospital/Manhattan Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery Program specializes in minimally invasive weight loss surgery options for obese and morbidly obese weight loss patients.

Represented by New York weight loss surgeons Dr. Mitchell Roslin and Dr. Edward Yatco, MMIBS specializes in gastric Sleeve, gastric bypass surgery (laparoscopic and open), duodenal switch and the LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Banding Systemal along with revisional surgery.

MMIBS weight loss in New York offers a surgical support team that takes a comprehensive approach to weight loss surgery. The team includes full pre-operative education, nutritional counseling, exercise guidance, and individual and group counseling opportunities.