Gastric Sleeve Surgery Questions & Answers

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I Live in Orlando Florida and I would like to have a bariatric sleeve procedure done. I would love to do it in Orlando but I can go anywhere in Florida. What is the best price for that type of procedure Here in Florid...
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I have a lotta fat in my thighs. I have to keep changing my jeans all the time. It sucks. I have probably the fattest thighs in the world. :(
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60 year old female with sun damage, dark spots, some acne scars, large pores, wrinkles are not bad except for smile lines that go down past mouth that bother me. I have jowels due to being slightly overweigh, my neck lo...
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I got the first obalon pill 3 weeks ago. Last week I tried the 2nd pill and couldn't get it down. Now I'm scheduled to try again, what if I can't get that one down? What is my recourse at this point? The one balloon has...
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Would a gastric band or sleeve be better for someone looking to lose 75 lbs? I’ve been obese my entire life, and I finally want to take control of my health and body. I want to get one or the other and I would really l...
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Would I need to take more than 2 weeks off from work for gastric sleeve recovery time? That’s about as much time as I have left, and I don’t know if I would be approved to take more time than that consecutively. I know ...
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I just want to qualify for the gastric sleeve procedure. It has been a tough journey. I got close to qualifying a few years ago and then I went on a binge. I had to move and my new apartment was right across the street ...
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I had a vertical gastric sleeve several years ago which was successful. I lost weight and initially felt great. However if I wanted to have a second vertical sleeve, would that be possible? Would it be safe and would I...
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My BMI is 48, does that put me in a good position to get the gastric sleeve procedure? My friend was able to get the procedure with a similar BMI. Based on what I have seen online though that does not make sense. She c...
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I had lap band surgery three years ago but am now thinking I want sleeve gastrectomy surgery. I think it’s also known as gastric sleeve surgery. From what I understand it’s irreversible but it tends to produce better r...
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I want to get some invasive plastic surgery procedures done after I take care of my weight problem with sleeve gastrectomy surgery. How long should I wait after I lose the weight? I am 5’ 6’’ and about 120 lbs over wei...
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What is the process like to get approved for laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy? Do I have to get my BMI to a certain level? Right now I am sitting at a BMI around 50. Is that too high? It would be good for me to understa...
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Just as my question states, when comparing lap band versus gastric sleeve surgery, which is better? I am 70 lbs overweight and know that I need to make a drastic change in my life. I know that gastric sleeve surgery is...
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What is a good BMI to become a candidate for the gastric bypass sleeve? I have a BMI that is 45.6, does that qualify me? Are there other metrics that play a part in becoming a candidate? Do I need to show that I can ma...
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I recently read a study that showed the percentage of people who experience serious complications from gastric sleeve surgery is actually less than those who undergo a gastric bypass. While that’s comforting, I’m still...
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I am considering the Gastric Sleeve procedure. Do you experience a lot of pain afterwards? Some people say that the pain is pretty manageable and others say that they struggle. Are there any characteristics that pre-de...
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