Gastric Bypass

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Gastric bypass is a surgical procedure that permanently reroutes the digestive tract. It treats morbid obesity by shrinking stomach capacity and, by doing so, limiting a person's ability to overeat. LEARN MORE ›
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I weighed 10 pounds at birth, slimmed up as a small child and then started being overweight at the age of 9. So for most of the past 60 years, I have carried around too much weight. When I was younger, I thought I was in the "Fat but Fit" category. In the past few years, my weight has... READ MORE

Although I had a minor complication I would still do the surgery again. I have always had weight issues my entire life and this was the only solution that has allowed me to maintain my weight for a long period of time. Otherwise I was gaining weight every year exponentially. I lost about 76... READ MORE

I had a breast reduction in November 2012 and tummy tuck in March 2013. I've tried every diet possible to lose weight, but find myself heavier than before the above 2 surgeries that cut and sucked probably 20+ lbs. off me. My weight is approx. 240, BMI 39, I'm 5'5" and will be 60 years old... READ MORE

Started at 350lbs and ended at 178lbs. I lost 100 pounds the first 100 days. I feel great. I look great. It was the best decision of my life.  I am now almost 4 years post-op and I constantly get the same questions from people... Have you kept the weight off? Have you gained any of your... READ MORE

I grew from a fit teenager to a fat 22 year old and became a processed food junkie and couch potato. I later developed diabetes, celiac disease, depression, acid reflux, asthma, and hypertension. I was in my 30s, morbidly obese and on ~10 prescription medications. Since 2003 I've maintained... READ MORE

Dr.Peraglie and Flo were wonderful he is caring . So grateful to have found him .My life is so much healthier!!Recovery was 1 week and was back at work!! 8 weeks and 36 pounds lighter so far!!I have had no complications. Blood pressure is back to normal dont even think about eating bad foods!!... READ MORE

I have been struggling with weight throughout my adult years. Now I have decided after many failed diets and exercise programs body aches and pains that I'm going to change my life for the better change my future and best of all take care of me! In December I will start my goal and my journey... READ MORE

I have tried everything, nothing worked or it worked for a while then the weight came back all of it. One of my friends said it's a lot of money that i can use to pay debts or something worth while. I have paid of debts and they keep creeping back in my life just like the yoyo diets i ha've... READ MORE

I had. My gastric sleeve done 03/05/14 at A Lighter Me in Tiajuana Mexico with Dr. Elias Ortiz. Im 100% satisfied so far! Although i am only 8wks in!!!! And 46lbs down!!! Im feeling amazing and blessed. Cant wait to see where i will be in about 6months. Hoping to be at least at -100lbs lost that... READ MORE

Soo here I am... I am one month away from my surgery date I am excited and nervous. I started this process 2 years ago and backed out the first time because I thought I wasn't doing it for the right reasons. Now here I am two years later, my mind is set and I'm ready to do this for me. I'm... READ MORE

Es un procedimiento que realmente asegura la perdida de peso. Su recuperación es rápida, sin dolor, solo unas cuantas molestias que desaparecen en los primeros cinco días de operada...Me opere con 272 libras y todavía me faltan algunos días para cumplir cuatro mes de operada y he bajado 70... READ MORE

I have been overweight most of my life. As a teen I weighed 160 at my lowest. I had my first 2 children and by my 30's was around 280 to 290. I was having skin problems what seemed like severe psoriasis all over my body especially the back of my neck and scalp. I had to start taking... READ MORE

Joe Odonoghue is an absolute legend . He is my hero and has given me my life back and I can't thank him enough . He removed just short of a stone in weight off my stomach after struggling to shift it after losing 9 stone and having a baby . Please see joe before you even consider anyone else he... READ MORE

Growing up I was tall & skinny and I hated it, it wasn't until adulthood after dealing with life's twist & turn, ups & downs, is when I started packing on the pounds. So after having 7 kids, two sets of twins, I reached my high of 373 lbs. After trying every diet out, I then decided to go the... READ MORE

I'm a 31 years woman that used to have problems all my life with the weight, never felt the need to Loose any weight until me knees couldn't take it any more and could claim stairs like I used to, a went to deferents doctor but not one cut my attention until I found via Facebook Dr. Garcia it... READ MORE

Always being heavy, it started to kill me within the last 3 year's. I thank God for opening the doors for me to be healed in this way. You still have to work hard and stay true to yourself. If you don't actually the surgery will bring you together..lol ask me how I know? I feel so good and alive... READ MORE

At my highest I weighed 200.4kg. Today I weigh 124kg. To date, on my bariatric program I have lost 72kg and I am still going strong. My program started 3 months pre-op. My procedure was performed on 27 January 2014 - my 30th birthday! Very fitting: I call it my rebirth! I have not had one... READ MORE

I had been on many, many diets throughout the years. I was a fantastic dieter, but I would usually plateau just short of my goal, get frustrated, and then every time the weight came back, along with a few more pounds. I just couldn't understand why I couldn't stick to eating less and moving... READ MORE

I came to a seminar in 2004 to see Dr Kim. I was diabetic with High Blood Pressure and was totally miserable I was so heavy. In the 9.5 years I have lost almost 100 lbs and take no medicines except vitamins. It was the best decision I have ever made to have the Gastric Bypass Surgery, I feel... READ MORE

I was 483Lbs by the time I was 21. I had known that my weight gain was my fault and the other half my parents. I've always known I was an "eater" as well as an Emotional eater. I was denied by Medicaid in 2000 because back then the insurance company was getting away with not approving the... READ MORE

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