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Is it worth going in to see a surgeon at this point?

After having bariatric surgery June of 2014, I have dropped 132 lbs from being my highest at 343. So I currently weigh 211 and my goal weight is... READ MORE

Would I be a good candidate for bariatric surgery? What is your professional opinion and which one should I get?

I am 25 years old ,5"8 and 268 pounds. my BMI is 41. I have been over weight most of my life. I have bad knees and ankles and frequently injure myself... READ MORE

Follow-up: Moderate Hiatal Hernia post gastric bypass. Will they close the hernia?

Got official barium results. Moderate Hiatal hernia, severe GERD. I'm wondering if they will push the pouch back and close up the hernia. Appt with... READ MORE

How long can I take antibiotics before I have a gastro bypass?

Like i feel like i have a bacterial infection but i have surgery on may 10th READ MORE

What are the risks of smoking before bariatric surgery for weight loss?

Been smoking light after quiting for a month. May 30 surgery. What's the risk if I quit now and don't smoke after surgery READ MORE

Smoking and Bariatric Surgery - Are e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement therapies safe(er) for bariatric patients?

Hi! I would like to pursue a Roux-n-Y and have smoked for 30 years. I am confident that I can quit with an impending surgery date as a motivator, but... READ MORE

How can I report a doctor who will not refund money without even doing a surgery?

I was suppose to have surgery woth Longterm VSG in january but during the pre op tests i found i have a hole and leak in my heart. I was scared, so i... READ MORE

I am interested in gastric bypass surgery. Will the surgery impact my daily meds that I have to take?

Does gastric bypass effect daily meds? Meds are for , sleeping, depression and bipolar disorder. READ MORE

Vertical Incision hernias from 2.5 year old surgery. Is mesh with a bariatric surgery they only way?

I have a "very large" hernia at the top of my old vertical surgery sight with "small hernias going down the entire incision sight, sternum to pelvic... READ MORE

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