Bariatric surgery

  • Bariatric surgery

    Bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery includes a variety of procedures performed on people who have obesity. Weight loss is achieved by reducing the size of the stomach with a gastric band or through removal of a portion of the stomach.

    The most common bariatric surgery procedures are

    ·         Gastric Bypass

    ·         Sleeve Gastrectomy

    ·         Adjustable Gastric Band

    ·         Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch (BPD/DS)