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How to Get Rid of Sagging Skin After Gastric Bypass and Weight Loss?

I had gastric bypass and my skin sags now. Where it folds (abdomen, thighs, arms), I get infections and painful rashses, and I'm looking for ways... READ MORE

Weight Gain After Bariatric Surgery

I had Gastric bypass surgery a year ago, and I am now gaining the weight back. How can I restart my weight loss? READ MORE

Do Gastric Bypass Patients Usually Die 10-15 Years After Surgery? Is This True?

I read this somewhere and i am considering having surgery, think it was due to problems in nutritional deficiencies. can you help clarify? thanks. READ MORE

Stricture Symptoms - How Do I Know if I Have a Stricture?

I'm having trouble keeping food down 7 weeks post-op. Is that a symptom of stricture or normal recovery? READ MORE

1 in 50 Gastric Bypass Patients Die Within 1 Month, is This True?

This statistic is scary, if it's true, and please explain why. According to one surgeon, he says he has a 1 in 300 death rate, but that's during... READ MORE

Do All Post-Bariatric Patients Need Plastic Surgery?

 Do you ever have patients whose skins "spring back" and doesn't need plastic surgery? READ MORE

Gastric Bypass Revision Cost

I had bypass surgery 5 years ago they did it by lap. unfortunately they did not make the sac small enough and I did not loose the weight I wanted. I... READ MORE

Hanging Skin After Gastric Bypass. Will Medicare Pay if Rashes Occur?

I had gastric bypass and now I have horrible hanging skin everywhere.I have rashes under my belly, under arms and my breast are sagging with rashes,... READ MORE

Would Insurance Cover a Tummy Tuck After Gastric Bypass?

I Had Gastic Bypass Surgery in Nov 2010 Have Saggy Breast and Inner Tights and Need a Tummy Tuck Will my Insurance Cover It READ MORE

How Much Weight Will I Lose After a Gastric Bypass?

I have quite a lot of weight to lose, probably around 300lbs. How much am I likely to lose after having a gastric bypass? READ MORE

No Bowel Movement After Gastric Bypass

What is the Duration of Time Before I Should Expect a Bowell Movement. I Have Bypass Surgery and It Has Been Going on a Week. READ MORE

Can I smoke marijuana after gastric bypass surgery?

Hi my name is Hamad I am 21 years old, I had the gastric bypass surgery before 2 weeks outside the US but I am going back this week and I live in... READ MORE

Should I Wear a Compression Garment After Gastric Bypass?

I read that a compression garment helps you skin to retract. Is it a good idea to wear one after bypass surgery to minimize loose skin? READ MORE

Does the Stomach Stretch After Gastric Bypass? If So, Can I Have a Second One?

Im 35 years old and 12 years ago i had a gastric bypass, the results were fantastic, but now after 2 children i find myself unable to loose the weight... READ MORE

Had Gastric Bypass 8 Years Ago, How Do I Now Reshrink my Pouch As I Have Gained Some Weight Back?

I ahd gastric bypass surgery and lost 135 pounds 8 years ago. I kept it off up until about the last 8-10 months. I want to reshrink my pouch and get... READ MORE

Too Much Weight Loss and my Body Keeps Losing - Why?

I am a 37 y/o female. I weigh 147lbs at 5'11. I am almost 14 months post-op gastric bypass (lost 185 lbs) My surgeon told me I would lose 149 by... READ MORE

Can a Lap Band Be Changed to a Gastric Bypass?

Is it possible to go from a Lap Band to a gastric bypass? READ MORE

Gastric Bypass Ulcers?

What are the chances of developing a stomach ulcer after gastric bypass surgery? How will an ulcer be treated? READ MORE

Can I Donate Blood After Gatric Bypass Surgery?

Initially I was told I would never be able to donate blood if I chose gastric bypass surgery. When I had my revision of the previous surgery I asked... READ MORE

Does Insurance Cover Gastric Bypass Revisions?

Does BCBS cover gastric bypass revisions? READ MORE

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