Sleeve Gastrectomy

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Sleeve gastrectomy ("stomach stapling") is a surgical procedure that permanently reduces the size of a patient's stomach. Can be combined with other bariatric surgical procedures, such as gastric bypassLEARN MORE ›
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I completed everything then learned that the State insurance would no longer allow the notes from the physiologist I had seen back in May. I had to re-do my evaluation yesterday and know have to continue waiting to get approved. Very frustrating! I'm excited but nervous about the surgery. Ready... READ MORE

I’ve been struggling with weight my whole entire life! I’ve done about 7 different diet and although a couple have worked in the end i end gaining the weight back and if anything MORE. I just had a baby last year after i had lost so much weight and here i am again with DOUBLE the weight. Im... READ MORE

Recently one of my kids asked me why I wasn't in any of our family photos. That question stopped me in my tracks. I can't deny it, I've been the "phantom participant" for most of my kids' life. And that saddens me immensely, but I cannot change the past. But I can change this path going forward.... READ MORE

Pam here. I've been going through all the pre-testing to have the Gastric Sleeve Surgery. I'm excited to finally be putting myself first. It's hard to come to grips with that, that I'm worth it and deserve this but I do. I'm 41, recently divorced, have an 18 year old son, am 5'8 and 310 lbs.... READ MORE

Hey there sleevers and all upcoming sleevers, I'm super excited about this journey and where it's going. I've been on the pre-op two week liquid diet since August 28th and It hasn't been easy, I've learned somethings about myself these last six days. It was really rough the first couple of days... READ MORE

I have had a rough couple of years. Starting in December 2011, I was three months pregnant and lost job. My eldest son was 15 at the time so my pregnancies with really spaced apart. I had 1 C-section in 1996, a myomectomy (fibroid removal) in 2009 and a C-section and tubal ligation in 6/2012... READ MORE

So i've booked in for a GS for October 1st. Scared silly for all the lifestyle changes i'll need to make but so looking forward to being able to run around longer with my son, fit comfortably in an plane seat and shop for clothes in normal stores! I'm a 35yr old mum of one (4 miscarriages... READ MORE

This is my last month to see diatition so happy I am done with six months of waiting. Now wait for insurance approval. May 16 ,last day for six months of let's get to the real deal,,,,,surgery. Can't wait!!! People ask me am I scared I say no ,I'm happy and excited,I want to see the little me... READ MORE

I am very overweight at a young age, I have sciatica from my herniated discs in my spine, I have metabolic sydrome and PCOS. I am literally falling apart at the seams. I am dieting, I have lost 30 lbs in a month but doctor recommended that I lose a lot of weight fast. I really wanna do this...... READ MORE

I was desesperate about my weight after a lot of diets and bad results. I gained a lot of weigth with my two pregnancies. After more than a year thinking about it, I decided to proceed with surgery. It has been the better decision of my life!!! Everything is so great now and I lost 75 pounds in... READ MORE

Hello everyone, finally I had time to do my review. My name is Stephanie and I am 43 years old and I reside in Texas. Probably for the last 17 years I have struggled with my weight, I had the norplant put in and gained 67 pounds in no time with it. I had it removed a year later but the weight... READ MORE

Hello Everyone, I'm in the process of going through the routine procedures before surgery is scheduled. I'm currently 291.5 and 5"1'...58 years old. I've been morbid obese for the past 20 years. Needless to say I have HBP, Cholestrol, Osteoarthritis, Sleep Apena, depression and very low self... READ MORE

Dr. Illan, (full name is Dr. Selim Jalil Illán Fraijo) is such a talented surgeon. From the moment I got to the hospital I knew I was in the right spot for me. I never had any hesitations once I got there and surgery was a wonderful success! I'm down 108lbs at 6 months! The hospital was... READ MORE

Hi, I decided this January to explore my weight loss options. I researched some doctors in my area & found Dr. Berry Greene, whom I really like & I like his staff as well. I'm 47 years old, 5'9" (they say 5'8" I think it helps the bmi stay a little higher) my heaviest weight was 243... READ MORE

Hello fellow sleevers and soon to be sleevers :-) Here's my story so I've been slim most of my life until I got the depo shot in the late 90s. Let me tell you I gained around 40lbs between Apr and Dec of that year (1997) and about 10lbs each year since. I was trying everything to get the weight... READ MORE

I am 36 years old, been married for 16 years and have 2 children (12 and 6). I have struggled with my weight off and on since I was a child. I was/am always the friend with "such a pretty face." I am the largest I have ever been (5' 3.25"/ 232 lbs) and that includes being pregnant with 10 lb... READ MORE

I'm 61 and I've been yoyo-ing between size 12 and 18 since I was a teenager. Up and down this same 65lbs about 10 times in all. Every day is a battle and although I've won many days, the only inevitable loss I have at the end, is in the battle. I've hit 61 and I just can't battle again. I... READ MORE

I was always thin as a child and into my twenties until I had my first daughter at 28. Pre-pregnancy weight 130- full term pregnancy weight 208 - post pregnancy weight 183. My first diet experience took me down to 153. The next thing I knew I was back to 183, then two more pregnancies and I... READ MORE

My decision was preventative to prevent diseases caused by obesity, I went to the doctor pablo garcia, the very professional manner I indicated all pre-surgery evaluations, as soon as the obtained results of other specialists (cardiologist, pulmonologist , psychiatrist etc ...) I accepted an... READ MORE

I am a candidate for the Verticle Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery(Gastric Sleeve Surgery) and have already attended the Weight Loss Seminar for Bariatric Surgery(March 6, 2014), I've had my Initial Consultation(April 6, 2014), my Gallbladder Ultrasound(April 11, 2014), Blood Work, 2 years Weight... READ MORE

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