Sleeve Gastrectomy

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Ever heard of having your stomach stapled? Sleeve gastrectomy is that kind of surgery. By permanently reducing the stomach to the size of a banana, this procedure aids in weight loss. Unlike gastric bypass, it doesn’t change digestion. LEARN MORE ›
Average Price: $9,700

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I'm looking forward to having Gastric Sleeves surgery this Spring if God permits. I'm tired of this weight and all the yo-yo diets. It's time to change my life, this time for good. I've been on "Real Self" for about a year now, man I love it. It helps me with my decision on choosing my surgeon... READ MORE

So I had a breast reduction back in August and I am still pleased with that. It has made working out easier but unfortunately I have been working out hard in the gym 4x a week and eating better and I am not seeing my weight budge so I decided to self pay for the sleeve because I have no co... READ MORE

Really looking forward to getting some support and guidance from you guys. So far all of the stories I have read have been really inspiring. Hoping to get my surgery in Jaunary 2015. Waiting for insurance approval. Wish me luck. Any advice is greatly appreciated. Not looking forward to the... READ MORE

As a 5'4" 55 yr old woman I decided it was time to do something permanent about my stubborn 90+ lbs. overweight most of my adult life. Didn't know the first thing about a "sleeve", but I was familiar with bypass and lap band, having friends with both procedures done and with varying success. I... READ MORE

After my failed results from my lap band I have decided to get the gastric sleeve done. I am nervous but anxious to start my new healthy lifestyle and the new me ???? Even though I'm a nurse I have always helped others recover and become healthier but have neglected myself. The crazy schedule of... READ MORE

Hello I'm 31 year old , my current weight is 197 , my surgery is in 4 days, I'm very nervous and anxois, I'm so ready to be slim, heathy happy but have so much fear, today I was talking to my sister and she asked me to leave a will , and she said don't get the surgery I'm scared you won't make... READ MORE

Hi I've never posted anything before but I think if it can help someone then okay. I am 1 week after the surgery and I seem to be healing very well, if you consider the first day unable to stomach 100ml every 2 hours to now able to drink my 200ml broth in under 10 mins, lost 5kgs for the week so... READ MORE

I'm 35 and mother of 3....I'm finally ready to invest in me. For years everything and everyone has come before what I need and want. Seriously since I've put my foot down to do this surgery my family is shocked and bothered that I've deviated from status-quo. I've been trying to have weight... READ MORE

Hello everyone :) I have decided to start a blog and talk about my new adventure with everyone! I am 28 years old and have been married for 2 years. I have been battling weight problems since I was 13 years old. I'm currently 5'4 and weigh 251 with a bmi of 43. I have tried diets, excersie, and... READ MORE

I am 38 yrs old, 5'5" and weigh 343 lbs. I have been overweight my entire adult life; however, over 300 pounds from 25yrs til now. I have been on weight watchers and lost 72 lbs but gained it back plus 20 more. I lost hope in being able to lose weight. I had a hysterectomy last year and I... READ MORE

My name is Dawn and I am 26 years old. I have 1 daughter who will be 2 in April. I am 5'6 tall and weight 285 pounds. A little quick history about my self: I wasn't always overweight - I was a cheerleader throughout middle school and also in my first year of high school. I was dating someone... READ MORE

I'm just in the beginning stages. I little info about me: I'm 34 years old, 5"8 and weight 285lbs. I Started gaining weight after I had my 1st child. Been on several diets from A to Z only to lose and regain. I had my first consult at temple hospital in PA and was not pleased with the office... READ MORE

Hey everyone...I have been on the forum for almost 2months and I appreciate all who shares their story and open their life to us. As I stated I am a 32 year old single mother of one teen, divorcee, recent nursing college graduate working on a new me. I have been struggling with my weight on... READ MORE

41 married mom of one active 5 y/o. I can't wait to get healthy so i can play sports and keep up with him, I have been over weight my whole life trying every fad diet out there from Jenny Craig to Richard Simmons Im 5'1 and weigh 230 I'm just getting started with this so far I have done... READ MORE

After reading all the reviews and enjoying how much they have helped boost my confidence, I decided that sharing my story may help others. I am a 30-year-old mother of three and have been married for 10 years this June 2015. I never had any weight problems as a kid and have always been a... READ MORE

Hello all, This is my first post here, although I've read probably every single review of this procedure on here! I am currently 5'4" and approximately 240lbs. I was about 244 when I started this journey last July, quickly lost 10lbs or maybe a few more with diet and exercise, and then just... READ MORE

Had a band 3 years ago was 19 st went to 12 St but now 13 st , with the band I hate throwing most of the time , can't eat meat it gets stuck , hate that if I'm out need to see where I can throw if needed before I even sit down , fills and defills every time we go on hoilday , so in a week and a... READ MORE

I am a 30 year old, married, mother of one. I have been overweight my whole life. I gained 40 pounds during my pregnancy, and I lost 60 within 1 year. After a very stressful couple of years: dealing with financial problems, paying for my husband's school, and hectic work schedules...I gained... READ MORE

I wasn't always overweight. Growing up I was a very competitive athlete, playing basketball 10-12 months out of the year from the time I was in fourth grade through high school. Then comes then a bunch of grief and trauma along with quitting all sports. I ended up finding myself spending time... READ MORE

I am excited and nervous about my new journey to soon begin. I had the band 8 years ago and I lost around 20 pounds but it came back. I couldn't eat certain food, keep having to get it out, frustration for many years so I finally decided I couldn't continue to live with this weight. I have read... READ MORE

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