Sleeve gastrectomy, also referred to as vertical sleeve, gastric sleeve, or tube gastrectomy, is a surgical procedure performed for the treatment of obesity. The procedure is a restrictive bariatric surgery to treat extremely...
Laparoscopic RnY gastric bypass is a minimally invasive procedure in which a small pouch is created by stapling the stomach along its upper portion. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is the most common gastric bypass surgery.
Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG) is a minimally invasive weight loss procedure that reduces the size of your stomach (around 70%) using a special suturing device that is attached to the end of an endoscope.
GaBP ring implantation is a procedure of placing a band or ring (GaBP ring) around the stomach pouch to control increased gastric reservoir capacity following gastric bypass or sleeve gastrectomy.
Metabolic surgery is a specific type of surgery to treat metabolic disorders such as diabetes and obesity. Metabolism is the chemical process by which your body converts food into energy.
Weight loss surgery is just the beginning of your weight loss regimen and should be maintained throughout your life.