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: $9,650

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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

Well I have gotten the news that I have been waiting for and I can not say how happen and scared I am at the same time. I got a call on Monday and my surgery has been approve by my insurance. The last past several months has seem so long, but I know it will be worth it. I go for blood work... 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

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

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 decided on having the gastric sleeve because obviously I was morbidly obese, I'm a live kidney donor, and most importantly I have children and grandchildren I want to be around to enjoy. I started my liquid diet on Sept 22, 2014 the first day was pure hell as my son whom is an amazing cook... READ MORE

About 9 months ago I was sleeved in Tijuana, MX by Dr. Ramos Kelly, MD. I was extremely nervous traveling to Mexico for a surgical procedure but after having one done in the states with no success I just could not afford to do it again for $16k. (My insurance did not cover any) After having many... READ MORE

My name is Ise Conerly and I have struggled with my weight over the past 10 years, after the birth of my first child. I am 5'4 and currently weighing 228. I have tried every weight loss program out there including Metabolife, HCG, grapefruit diet, cabbage soup diet, Lipozene, Herbalife,... 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

The process has taken about a year and has been an incredibly long journey but has been totally worth it and an eye opening experience in regard to my relationship with food. I would definitely recommend everyone do research on the best procedure for you. I was originally sold on gastric bypass... READ MORE

Hi there realselfers, I decided to create another blog for my upcoming Gastric Sleeve surgery. For those of you who has not followed me, I'm zaria63. I wanted to originally have a tt, bbl, and lipo done by the waiste slayers in the Dominican Republic. But unfortunately,life happens and... READ MORE

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

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