Welcome to Portland, Oregon, the perfect spot for outdoor adventure! It’s not just known for being full of coffeehouses and microbreweries—it’s also home to eco-friendly, active residents eager to trek through its many parks and bicycle paths. The largest city in Oregon, Portland sits in the shadow of Mount Hood. The Columbia River and Willamette River run through it. Every outdoor enthusiast—whether resident or tourist—has something to enjoy in the city. From lush parks, to urban hikes, to adventures on the river, there’s no shortage of terrain to explore. After all, the city is known as “The City of Roses” because it has more than 275 parks! A few favorite spots include Forest Park, Mount Tabor Park, and Columbia River Gorge. The city is also very walkable and there are tons of watersports to enjoy on the rivers. Find fun all season-long here: https://www.travelportland.com/culture/outdoors/.
And good news if you live in Portland, Oregon! A new study just named Portland the third healthiest city in the nation. The study took a few factors into account, including the number of fruits and vegetables consumed, the amount of exercise active adults get, and the number of running and walking trails in the city. There are also a high number of mental health counselors per capita, so residents are not only taking care of their physical health, but their mental health as well.
Individuals who want to take control of their lives and own their weight-loss journey can choose from one of the many surgeons who perform the Lap-Band® Surgery in Portland, Oregon. The stomach and intestines are not cut or rerouted during the gastric banding procedure, making the Lap-Band adjustable and reversible. It is a safer, smarter, lasting weight-loss procedure. Find a list of Lap-Band Surgeons below.
The practice has performed 100+ LAP-BAND® Procedures over the last three years.
The practice has performed 250+ LAP-BAND® Procedures over the last three years.
Re-Engagement Aftercare: The practice will accept any patient that already has the LAP-BAND® and needs aftercare and adjustment. This surgeon won’t remove your LAP-BAND® unnecessarily.