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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Small stomach bypass: 90% of stomach is excluded with less than 10% stomach gastro intestinal continuity established , now stomach is small , called mini gastric by pass.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew St. Laurent
28 years experience Bariatrics
Safe/effective: The safety of gastric bypasses has dramatically improved over the past 15 years with improvements in training, instrumentation, and introduction of la ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
1 st do you need one: then you have to be in program , will motivate you loose weight , assess your general status before accepting into program . Go and see one close to y ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeenat Hasan
13 years experience Bariatrics
Typically surgery is: recommended for patients with morbid obesity (BMI>40), patients who are obese (BMI > 35) with other medical conditions like diabetes or heart di ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lee
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Bariatric surgeon: Bariatric surgery has definitive indications, and patients have to fit the profile. The right candidate for gastric bypass surgeries have to be caref ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
36 years experience Bariatrics
Bypass can reverse: The doctor can reverse the gastric bypass laparoscopically. The lower stomach never shrinks or loses function. The national incidence is only 1 in 1 ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
YES: It's called a revision of the original surgery
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Depends entirely on: your policy, BMI, and co-morbidities.
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Nelson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Malnutrition : Vitamin defiencies and malnutrition are common side effects. It can cause anemia, hair loss and fatigue. Unfortunately, gastric bypass can't be revers ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendell Goins
41 years experience General Surgery
It is safe: Today those who perform gastric bypass are much better trained than those in the past especially with the laparoscopic method. You are likely to go h ... Read More
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