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, 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 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

Hi everyone, I'm a crazy busy mom, (45 yrs young) and wife. I way the same today, that I did 17 1/2 yrs ago when I gave birth to my Babyboy. I had 2 children and adopted 5, while I was a single mother for 16 years. I've been remarried now for a little over 2 and want to be able to be healthy... 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

To be able to tie my shoes will be amazing!! Getting the gastric sleeve will help me in so many ways. I will be able to enjoy every part of life and being a mother!!! After being overweight for so long I finally had to make the choice to live a better life for my daughter. She deserves all of... READ MORE

I have always been an athletic person, so having an athletic build came with the territory. Not "fat" but defined muscles with curves. That was until about 11th grade. I started hanging out with people who's priorities included indulging in heavy, big meals and little to no exercise. I'm not... 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

Mi nombre es daniel I. Martinez L, mi proceso hasta ahora a sido todo un exito la primera semana baje 13 libras y apenas senti molestias los 3 primeros dias luego del procedimiento una decision de la cual no me arrepiento mejoro todo los aspectos de mi vida por un minimo costo de molestias breves... 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

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

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

My name is Laura and two months and one week since I had my surgery. I make this important decision for my health and my selfsteem. I am only thirty and I felt my life was getting out of my hands. One day I talked to my mom and the next day I met my beautiful doctor Pablo Garcia. Which... READ MORE

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