Weight Loss Surgery Q&A
Before + Weight Loss Surgery
I have been trying to lose weight for about 4 years now and can't seem to get the last 80 lbs off that I want lose. I've considered... READ MORE
I am a 43-year-old female, 180 lbs, BMI30, no health problems. I have been exercising at least 5 days a week for over a year and have not lost weight.... READ MORE
My husband is 30 years old and needs to lose over 100lbs (5'10" ~300lbs) in order to be healthy (i.e. high blood pressure, sleep apnea, high... READ MORE
My Internal Medicine physician recommended after Phentermine didn't work and raised my blood pressure. 50 yr old female, , Cholesterol normal, BP... READ MORE
Just looking for professional opinions. I am scheduled in a week to have the sleeve but now I am not sure. READ MORE
After having kids I have not been able to lose all the weight I gained. I'm 5'5 and currently weigh 229. I'm 80+ plus overweight which is embarrassing. READ MORE
What are the safest procedures for losing weight? READ MORE
I am 20 years old and 5'2" weighing in roughly around 220-225 lbs. My BMI is 40.2. I have always had problems losing weight..
I have considered gastric surgery what do i do? I need answers .. READ MORE
Is it possible to be medically unable to lose weight? If phentermine didn't work, is there any reason to believe WLS will?
I've tried everything. I'm currently on a doctor prescribed diet of no more than 100g carbs per day (most days 20g or below) 50g min of fat and 50g... READ MORE
Im 222 lbs and a bmi of 38.1 have lupus for 5 yrs already and I was denied on having gastric/ Bariatric surgery because I don't have asthma, high... READ MORE
I am 31 years old done having children, I'm 5 feet 3 inches and weigh 235. I have had weight issuses since I can remember, my highest 250 and my... READ MORE
I am 62 years and overweight (97 kgs). My height is 5 feet and 5 inches only. Is there any medicines to reduce this overweight. I walk everyday for 20... READ MORE
I Want to Have Weight Loss Surgery But, my Insurance Won't Pay Anything. Is There Anything Else I Can Do?
I am 5'6" and weigh 320lbs. My work insurance won't pay anything and I cannot afford to pay cash. I looked into financing but can't... READ MORE
I have heard of one surgeon who requires his patients to try diet drugs (like Xenical) before he will operate. Is this the norm / recommended? READ MORE
How do doctors determine which surgery is the best for their patients? READ MORE
I'm wondering why the POSE procedure hasn't been yet approved in the US when it's so much less invasive than all other weight loss surgeries. READ MORE