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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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

Hello Everyone! My name is Ebony and I am embarking on a long but well worth it journey. After much research (years) I have decided to get the gastric sleeve. I am 28 years old and I weigh 382 lbs. Honestly up until recently I really didn't think of myself as being that big until I actually... READ MORE

Sick and tired of being sick and tired! Have frequent headaches. My dad and his sister have sleep apnea, so they suggested I have that checked out. Did that early this year (2 sleep studies). That dr came in and introduced himself, and said, I see you're 44. I said no, I'm 41. He says, oh 44 is... READ MORE

I'm 30 yrs old with one child and have tried every diet and pill. I would lose the weight but gain it back so as I stop the products. So I did some research and decided on the Sleeve surgery my procedure is scheduled for November 11.2014 and I can't wait this has been a long journey but I'm... READ MORE

Hi Everyone, My name is Sharen I am 42 wife and mom of 3. I have struggled with my weight as long as I remembered I am currently at my highest weight 218 5 foot 5 which may not seem a lot to some but for me it is. Being over 200 pounds pushed me into type II diabetes. I also have... 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 love love love my sleeve. In the beginning I was so fast and ready to get it done but then the day of surgery I freaked out and got really really scared. Well when I got to the clinic I should say. I meet Omar at the clinic and I was registered and taken back to my room by them I was... 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

I started my journey earlier this year at the end of July beginning of August. I am currently scheduled for surgery in just over 2 weeks. This whole procedure that I have gone through has truly been a life changing experience. I can't wait for surgery, though the post op diet is not so great. My... READ MORE

So where do I begin? First off I didn't consider surgery EVER until about two months ago. I use to weigh close to 115 pounds when I was 20. But then I just got fatter and fatter. I'm not one who isn't active either. I have a gym membership and I actually go. Lol I just hit a all time high at... READ MORE

I am a 38 Mom of 3 and I am scheduled for the gastric sleeve on November 10th. I am slightly nervous because I am a lover of food. I have taking the nutrition classes and also been learning how to make healthier foor choices. My only issue right now it that I am having a really hard time getting... 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

I am a 37 y/o mother of 3 beautiful children and just started to begin a new journey for me. I had always been on the heavy side ever since I have been a teenager. After having my second child I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism with didn't help my weight gain either. Now at 37 and just... 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

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

Hello, everyone. I'm so glad I found this site. Everyones post has really helped me learn more about my up coming Gastric Sleeve surgery. Finally got everything approved. Waiting on surgery Date!! Im glad this date is finally coming. 6 months of weigh in's diet and exercise. I'm glad I don't... READ MORE

I begin my journey 9/4/2014. Prior to my first appointment, I researched the locations that perform the Gastric bypass surgery. I decided on University of Virginia Health Center located in Charlottesville, VA. I see Rheumatologist and Digestive Health Specialist Physicians. I need to start... 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 am looking forward to be a healthier me. I have been overweight my entire life and my goal is to be a weight that my body can manage. I started this process on June 8, 2014 weighing in at 371lbs which is not my all time highest weight which was 491. I have tried all the weight loss programs... 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

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