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When Do I Know I Have Reached my Goal Weight for a Tummy Tuck?

I have had bariatric surgery and have lost 74lbs, I am down to 136lbs and been at that weight for about 1.5 months. More importantly I am off of my... READ MORE

Too Obese for Gastric Bypass Surgery?

I want to talk to a doctor about getting bypass surgery but I am afraid of being turned down. My BMI is 80, height 5'5", weight 500lb.... READ MORE

Had Gastric Bypass 5 Years Ago. What Can I Do About All The Extra Saggy Skin?? (photo)

I had the gastricbypass 2007 and have lost down to 163 from 330 lbs I now have saggy skin on the arms,legs,and tummy my breast have also dropped and... READ MORE

Gastric Bypass 4 Years After Thyroid Removal?

I want to get a gastric bypass but I had thyroid removal done 4 years ago. Am I still able to get the surgery? READ MORE

I Am 5'7" and Weigh 235 Pounds, Am I Eligible for Gastric Bypass?

For many years I have struggled with my weight and nothing seems to work: Jenny Craig, Weight Watchers, Medifast. You name it, and I've tried it.... READ MORE

What's the Ideal Weight to Perform the Gastric Bypass? I'm Currenly 340 Lbs and Interested.

I'm a 36 yr old male weighing 340 lbs. I've stopped smoking and drinking alcohol. I'm currently exercising and trying to train myself to eat healthy.... READ MORE

Lap Banding Possible After Gastric Bypass?

Is it possible to have a lap banding done after you have had a gastric bypass procedure? READ MORE

Will They Allow Me to Receive Bariatric (Gastric Sleeve or Bypass) Surgery?

I'm close to a 100 kilograms, about 181cm Obese and sadly attempted losing weight my entire life. My self-image has annihilated my self-esteem. Along... READ MORE

Gastric Plication/Imbrication V/s 3rd Liposuction with Pec Implants? (photo)

I am a student [Male,Current Stats:Age:23,BMI:27,Height:172cm,Weight:169lb,BF%:22].I wish to have a ripped physique [5% BF,6 pack abs,pectoral... READ MORE

I'm 24 years old 5'2 and weigh 235. Am I eligible for gastric sleeve?

I've been over weight and on a diet ever since I was about 12 years old. I've tried almost every diet out there gone to the gym and paid for trainers... READ MORE

Can a Person with a Colostomy Have Any Form of Gastric Bypass Surgery?

I am a 42 year old African American female with a colostomy resulting from rectal cancer diagnosed in 2002, removed with surgery in 2003. I have a... READ MORE

Gastric Bypass BUT Not Obese.

I know this is a really silly question but I've always wondered. Is it possible to have a gastric bypass without being MORBIDLY obese if you pay... READ MORE

What Does my BMI Have to Be in Order to Be Approved for Bariatric Surgery?

If my heart and lungs look healthy, what is another major deciding factor for becoming a candidate for bariatric surgery? READ MORE

Is It Possible to Have Gastric Bypass if the Stomach Stappling I Had Done 19 Years Ago Has Failed? (photo)

I had stomach stapling done 19 years ago. I went from 250 pounds down to 130 pounds in about 7 months. Well through no ones fault but my own I have... READ MORE

Does Having Epilepsy Automatically Make You Not-eligible for Gastric Bypass?

My daughter is 5'2" and 235lbs and has epilepsy...I have heard that gastric bypass can bring on seizures in some patients...so does having a... READ MORE

If Your 14 and Overweight by 110 Lbs. Can You Have a Parent Sign for Gastric Bypass?

Hi I'm lizz I'm 14 and weight 230 I am on risk of pre diabetes and only in 8th grade I really need help is it possible to get help with a... READ MORE

Can I Still Have Gastric Bypass when I Have Had Fundoplication Surgery?

I do not want the sleeve and wanted to know if I could still have gastric bypass when I have had a fundoplication surgery done already? And thanks READ MORE

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