Type of Surgery
There are many types of gastric bypass options available, including Roux en-Y and "mini" gastric bypasses. All involve stapling off a portion of the stomach to limit food intake, and then rerouting the path of digestion. The end goal is always for the patient to eat less and feel fuller.
How to Find a Gastric Bypass Surgeon
A gastric bypass procedure can have enormous benefits on your future health for decades to come, so it is no surprise that potential patients approach...
Introduction to Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric bypasses are one of the most popular types of weight loss surgeries performed. Through a relatively simple procedure that involves stapling...
What to Expect on the Day of Surgery
Surgery can be somewhat frightening even for the bravest among us. You are only partially clothed, everywhere you look people are dressed in masks...
The history of bariatric surgery dates back decades, but the most rapid advances have occurred in the past 10 years or so, and given the reality of the growing obesity problem in countries all over the world, the most significant advances in the realm of bariatric surgery are surely yet to come.
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