I weigh 237 lbs, height 5.1 want to reduce 100lbs . Is it possible with Lsg or you will recommend gastric bypass? BMI 44

I weigh 237 lbs, height 5.1 want to reduce 137lbs . Is it possible with Lsg or you will recommend gastric bypass? BMI 44 i'm of 24 years old and unmarried virgin woman with no health issues...

Doctor Answers 1

Can you lose 100 lb with the gastric sleeve?

A gastric sleeve surgery is a very effective surgery that can help you lose 100 lb without the need of a more agressive surgery like the gastric bypass. Remember that the sleeve has less complications down the road than the bypass and it's a much simpler surgery as well. 

I hope this helps. 

regards 

Dr. Alvarez


Mexico Bariatric Surgeon
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