Gastric Bypass

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Gastric bypass alters your digestive tract by attaching a small stomach pouch to your small intestine. By bypassing part of the intestine, you limit the amount of calories your body absorbs — an extra step not taken with sleeve gastrectomy and the lap bandLEARN MORE ›
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So this review is maybe 3 years overdue. I was 35 years old, 5'2" and 280 lbs when I decided on the Gastric Bypass procedure. I had spent years doing Dr assisted weight loss, weight watchers and so on. I just could not drop the weight. So I was finally fed up with not being able to keep up with... READ MORE

Hi My name is ReRe and I am 37 yrs old one 11yr old daughter and I am 270 pounds I cant believe how much weight I have gained over the last yr. at first I was 240 for a while as you can see I am not new to this site I had a breast reduction surgery Nov 2012 you can go look at the pictures well I... READ MORE

I am looking forward to my revision surgery with Dr. Sehoon Kang. I currently weigh 244 pounds and I would like to lose the forty plus pounds I picked up while completing my doctoral studies. He is a true professional and so is his staff. Mrs. Park serves as medical ambassador and expert to... READ MORE

Hello all! I am 38 years old and a mother of three. I decided to take control of my weight back in October 2013, that is when I began the research and process involved to get the gastric bypass.I have struggled with my weight from the time I was around 12 years old (attending my first weight... READ MORE

I am new to this, I am in the process of getting my surgery date set, so hopefully by end of July beginning of August 2014. I am nervous because I haven't weighed less than 200 since 2009. I currently Weigh 230 lbs and I am 5'2" so not very tall, I don't feel this fat but when I see pictures I... READ MORE

I am 28 years old, married, no children but two beautiful dogs :). I started gaining weight in junior high and hit the obese mark in high school. I met my husband at the age of 19 and he changed my life. He has been my knight in shining armour and by my side through my transformation. I decided... READ MORE

Cleveland Clinic has been Phenominal everyone is great there! Dr. Cetin & Dr. Brethgauer explained the procedure in so much detail. I felt so comfortable in my decision when I left. I am hoping to be scheduled for my procedure at the end of April. I want to be as healthy as I can be for my kids... READ MORE

I went through the program with Kaiser, and I had a $500 copayment, I don't know what it would cost if I paid for it. I went through the required classes, but everything is so focused on surgery day that everything else goes in one ear and out the other. I lost 150# and had tons of extra hanging... READ MORE

My goal is to be down 100# in 2 years. Not going to be as easy as people think but ready to not feel like I'm waiting for a horrible medical issue to start from being so overweight. Ready to feel good about myself. Ready for the help that the Gastric Sleeve will give me to kickstart my new life! READ MORE

I believe I've been going through my midlife crisis this year. I've gotten permanent makeup (click here to read my review), teeth bonding and will have gastric bypass in the next two months. I've been told my procedure will probably be in May, so I've put a date out there, but I will know for... READ MORE

I was skinny my whole childhood and teen years. I was in a very abusive marriage and was very depressed. I had my daughter at 18, by 20 i started to gain weight like crazy. I had loved food it comforted me. I went from a size 2 to 24. I knew i had to do something about it. I left my husband at... READ MORE

I'm frustrated with no weight loose for three weeks ? Extatic two week pre op 20 lbs ,one week post op 10 pounds last three weeks down one up one I don't get it I'm walk in two to three miles a day I drink my protein I take vitamins I eat my extremely small three meals a day. I don't know what... READ MORE

I am a few days from being a TEN year ! It was the best thing I could have ever done. For me and my family. I could not play with my two Son's on the floor or take them to all the vacations we wanted to go on (Disney). I lost 130 pounds in a year! I'm not going to tell you that it was super easy... READ MORE

I had the gastric bypass surgery done a little over 11 years ago. I lost 150 pounds and have always maintained a weight of 125 - 130 pounds. I had a tummy tuck as well as a breast augmentation. I'm turning 41 this year and I decided to see my plastic surgent. I wanted to have a Brazilian butt... READ MORE

I'm looking to lose 150. I feel that I am young and committed and ready for surgery. I'm a little bit apprehensive because I'm scared of pain and doctors. Just looking for reccomedations about pre-operation so I am prepared and more relax. I also want to know what the pros and cons are so that I... READ MORE

These is what i have in mind: Get the weight i should be on. Be healthier. Look better. Not be afraid the be sick because of my overweight, and suffer any decease like diabetes of high blood pressure. I have been overweight my whole life, i have suffer in the flesh, people calling me "cute"... READ MORE

Me siento muy feliz de haber tomado esta decisión por mi salud y por una mejor condicion de vida. He podido ver excelentes resultados, la primera vez que fui donde el doctor pesaba 285 libras y mi peso actual es de 205 libras. Mis pies no soportaban el peso del cuerpo y sentía dolor, pero ya... READ MORE

El Dr. Pablo Garcia es excelente ser humano y magnífico profesional. Habia consultado otros medicos y al conocerle no hubo duda alguna que entre todos era la mejor opción y así fue. Posee dominio total sobre el proceso quirúrgico y me hizo sentir en total confianza convirtiendose en más que... READ MORE

I have one regret, I wish I had done this 10 years ago. This was the best decision that I have made. It was a lot of work to get everything done before my surgery, but all so very much worth it. on day of surgery I weighed 343. Seven weeks later I am down to 309. I feel so much better and... READ MORE

I was 31 years old, 6'0" and 370 pounds with back then 202 pounds of lean mass and 170 pounds of fat. My blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol were normal... triglicerides high. Also had some Anemia. Deciding I was in good health and having battled with weight loss/gain (as much as 80... READ MORE

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