The team at Texas Laparoscopic Consultants is committed to providing comprehensive care tailored to your needs and goals. We believe that the formula for success includes an informed patient as well as skilled surgeons and experienced medical staff. We have compiled information to empower you to understand the steps to take before surgery, what to expect after your procedure, plus important information about the disease of obesity. Please explore the information below and contact us with any questions or to schedule your consultation.
New Patient Forms
Bariatric Patient Questionnaire
General Surgery Patient History Questionnaire
Medical Record Release – Dr. Scarborough
Medical Record Release – Dr. Yu
Medical Record Release – Dr. Mehta
Consent to Release Information
TLC Pre-Surgical Checklist
TLC Media Consent
Nutrition and Weight Loss Surgery Post Test
New Patient Resources
Current Patient Resources
Ask The Doctors - Treating Pain
Dr. Sherman Yu is discussing how we treat pain with our bariatric patients
LAP-BAND Surgery at TLC
The LAP-BAND is the only bariatric surgery option that is adjustable, reversible, and doesn't change your anatomy.
Ask The Doctors - Returning to Work
Dr. Sheilendra Mehta discusses when patients can return to work after having laparoscopic bariatric surgery.
Importance of the 2-Week Pre-Op Liquid Diet
Texas Laparoscopic Consultants bringing you another educational video from Dr. Terry Scarborough.
Ask The Doctors - Duration of Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Sherman Yu addresses Kathy's question on the duration of bariatric surgery.
What is a Gastric Sleeve?
Dr. Yu explains the laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy surgery.
Texas Laparoscopic Consultants
Texas Laparoscopic Consultants is home to well known surgeons Dr. Sherman Yu and Dr. Terry Scarborough.
Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty or ESG
The endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty, also known as the ESG, is an effective and minimally invasive weight loss option.
Obalon Gastric Balloon
Obalon Gastric Balloon for a non-surgical weight loss option.
Orbera Gastric Balloon
Obera Gastric Balloon for a non-surgical weight loss option.
Duodenal Switch Animation
Watch this animation of how the duodenal switch works.
Get Back to Health
Get started NOW with some “Get Back To Health” supplies!
Bloating & Gas Post-Surgery
What we eat, how we eat and how our bodies digest these foods could be causing this nuisance.
Tips Before Heading to Grocery Store
Making a list of the foods you NEED can help prevent you from buying foods that you DON’T NEED.
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