The Sleeve Gastrectomy is our newest surgical weight loss alternative. The Sleeve Gastrectomy may be the only surgery you need to fully achieve your weight loss goals. But it also can be performed as the first stage to a Gastric Bypass Duodenal Switch or Gastric Banding procedure. Read more about Sleeve Gastrectomy HERE
Gastric Bypass Weight Loss is the most popular of all weight loss procedures in the US with approximately 200,000 cases performed each year. Gastric Bypass is also called Roux-en-Y because a Y connection is made… Read more about Gastric Bypass HERE
The Duodenal Switch (DS) is a combination of restriction and malabsorption. The best way to describe the DS is that it is a Sleeve gastrectomy combined with a very long limbed bypass…Read more about Duodenal Switch procedure HERE
Whether reasons for seeking revisional weight loss surgery are due to inadequate weight loss or weight regain, and/or medical complications, there is likely a revision solution to these problems… Read more about revisonal weight loss HERE
Are you a candidate for bariatric surgery?
Do you have a BMI of 40 or higher?
Do you have a BMI of 35-39 along with obesity related conditions such as diabetes or high blood pressure?
Have you made attempts at medical weight loss before?
According to the National Institute of Health, you are not a candidate for bariatric surgery if your BMI is below 35. For more information from the NIH regarding bariatric surgery and obesity click here
If you are not a candidate for bariatric surgery, Grand Health Partners has other weight loss options. Find out more.