The sleeve gastrectomy is an operation in which a portion of the stomach is surgically removed through laparoscopic surgery. This results in a new smaller stomach which is roughly the size and shape of a banana.
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The body needs to adjust first to the weight loss before going through the changes that happen during pregnancy. And being effected with PCOS or any other heath issue doesn’t help.
You’ve been contemplating weight loss surgery for some time. You’ve talked to your primary care physician who believes you’d benefit greatly from the procedure. But before you're approved you must meet with a psychologist.
For those who have tried all the diets, have tried the crazy exercise programs and have faced frustration after frustration without seeing any tangible weight loss results…the gastric sleeve is that tool that will help you change your life.
Every now and again I like to pick some of the patients and showcase their feedback. It’s our patients who ultimately keep Endobariatric growing.
Cavemen would chase and hunt all their food. This was their routine every day. If they didn’t chase after their food, they didn’t eat. In modern times we don't chase after food and that lack of activity has an effect on our weight.
For the last 11 years I've been educating the public on the health benefits of VSG surgery, the trend lately is using the gastric sleeve as a treatment to help cure or control certain generic diseases.
Your quality of life improves dramatically when you start losing weight. Besides those hormones kicking in, your need for certain medications drops substantially.
Did you know that more than two-thirds of adults in the United States are now considered to be overweight? And more than 1 in 20 are considered obese.
Over the last decade, I’ve heard all the falsehoods, all the made up stories and all the down-right utterly confusing misconceptions of bariatric weight loss surgery.