The amount of weight you lose will depend on the type of surgery you select and how committed you are to making lifestyle changes.
As you lose weight, most comorbid conditions improve. Many patients will find they no longer need medication for diabetes, high blood pressure or high cholesterol. In addition, conditions such as sleep apnea, are improved.
If you qualify for weight-loss surgery, we offer the following procedures:
Your surgeon creates a small pouch from the top segment of your stomach and connects it to the small intestine. This bypasses the majority of the stomach, making you feel full after eating significantly less.