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, in turn, a person's ability to overeat
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Average Price: $14,150

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Worth It

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... READ MORE

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Mi nombre es Veronica, tengo 26 años y hace un año e opere de bypass gastrico. En la adolescencia fui una persona relativamente delgada (140 lbs) pero cuando tuve mi bebe el 2010 llegue a pesar 213lbs. Intente de todos los metodos para bajar esas libras demas que quedaron post parto, pero nada... READ MORE

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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

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Hello, I'm new here and I am hoping for some insights and advice. I am currently 320 lbs. I have been trying to get approved with insurance for 5 years with no luck. I am going to Mexico! Can't wait! Dr. Jose Castaneda Cruz in Guadalajara is going to perform the surgery. I am curious about post... READ MORE

Not Sure

When you can't walk with friends, when you know it hurts to not e able to go on amusement park rides and when you have constant bak aches due to weight. It's definitely time to do something about it. No more of the "if you only lost weight" comments. I will be healthier as I once was.And I will... READ MORE

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I decided 4 months ago to have the gastric surgery. I have 3 months to go before I have the surgery. I am scared and excited at the same time. I'm t 36 yrs old and have been fat for most of my life. I have three kids and I would gain weight after each birth and could never get it off. I'm so... READ MORE

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After years of trying to loose weight and doing exercise programs loosing and gaining weight right away , I met Dr. Pablo Garcia and he introduce me to this procedure and I found it very interesting and he guide me throught it. People where telling me not to do it because of my young age, but I... READ MORE

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It's been about 3 1/2 years since my Laparoscopic Roux en y Gastric Bypass surgery. I lost my weight quickly and to date have lost a little over 100 lbs. I used to take quite a bit of medication and no longer do. I feel great and so far have had no problems. I only wish I would have had the... READ MORE

Not Sure

I'm scheduled for surgery in 13 days. I have dreamed of this day for most of my adult life. I honestly can't believe its right around the corner. I am scared and really really nervous, but looking forward to a "New Life". I look forward to being able to walk without feeling like my heart is... READ MORE

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Well, I have decided to share a little about my gastric bypass experience. I was always overweight since I can remember... I was 180 at the age of 12 and the heaviest person in a weight watchers group full of 40+ women. By the time I was 18 I was 280 and hated every second of my 18 years of life... READ MORE

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I'm has my surgery a year and a half ago; and it's the best decision ever made. I'm happy with my results; and full of life enjoying my new life! !! I can do so many things that I couldn't do before like zip linig; running with my son. But more important is that I and not the food control my... READ MORE

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Dr. Paraglie was wonderful and so was his staff especially Flo. I wish I had done this sooner. My goal is another 40lbs! The process was easy. He gives you his cell phone number as well as his assistant's cell phone. If you have complications as I did due to not taking a certain med, he will... READ MORE

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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

Not Sure

I am scheduled in 9 days (november 18th) I am getting married december 29th.. Aside from not being able to eat thanksgiving dinner, my fiaces bday gathering, my birthday (christmas eve) Christmas dinner, or my wedding... I'll READY for this surgery! I have been obese my whole life. and my... READ MORE

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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

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I was always fit in my youth, but after 2 c-sections, a back surgery and numerous other life issues I gained a lot of weight. I tried so many diets, but was never able to lose much or keep it off, even though I was always fairly active. I have been a roller figure skater for most of my adult... READ MORE

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Scheduled for Gastric Bypass in 5days woo hoo lol, 250 5ft3, after 5 kids and 2 years of trying to lose weight from carrying twins. I tried every diet and diet pill you could imagine. I worked out and ate right, the weight would come off and come right back double, this was my last resort,... READ MORE

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I consider it an honor to share my story with all of you. I have been heavy all of my life but never really realized just how heavy I was. Confidence was something that I always showed others even while on the inside I was dying... literally. Some say I took the easy way out... I say, Walk a day... READ MORE

Worth It

I had Gastric Bypass at the age of 19, just over a year out of highschool. The day I went into surgery I weighed almost 350lbs. The smallest I have been since then has been 120lbs. I have gained some weight since then, going between 160-180lbs. Even with some of the complications I've had, I'll... READ MORE

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My surgery is probably going to happen in November, haven't set the date yet. I have read almost every post on here and have found them very useful and inspiring. One question that I have is how you take vitamins, is it liquid or pills? I have been reading as much as possible on many websites... READ MORE

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