The stomach is a muscular sac that is important for absoring food and preparing food for further digestion
Is there an online support system of call center if I can't make it to group?
If you are unable to attend a group meeting you can call the office or email question
What if I do not experience dumping syndrome after eating a significant amount of sugar?
When a patient who has undergone a gastric bypass patient eats a sugary food, the sug
Would you suggest I join a group like Weight Watchers post op?
Post op you will need to follow your meal plan and adhere to dietary guidelines.
What is the long-term follow-up schedule?
Band patients need to work with their surgeons to have their band adjusted several ti
What is “dumping syndrome?”
Eating simple sugars (such as sugar, honey, and corn syrup) or high-fat foods can cau
Is there any difficulty in taking medications?
How much exercise is needed after bariatric surgery?
Exercise is an important part of success after surgery.
How often will I be able to eat?
When can I go back to my normal activity level?
Your ability to resume presurgery levels of activity depends on your physical conditi