Learn About Bariatric Surgery Procedures: RNY, VSG, DS, Lap-Band With 12 ArticlesFebruary 18, 2021
If you're researching bariatric surgery procedures, pre-op, or post-op of the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (RNY), Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG), Duodenal Switch (DS), or Lap-Band (Band), you'll be able to learn more about each of the procedures.
We've put together 12 articles to provide you with information on the mainstream of bariatric surgery procedures to support regardless of what stage you're at.
Bariatric Surgery Procedures: Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (RNY)
If you are an RNY Gastric Bypass pre-op, post-op, or researching it, check out the 12 key things you should know from a bariatric surgeon's experience!
Author: Dr. Ayotunde Adeyeri
An enlarged pouch can result in weight regain after RNY Gastric Bypass weight loss surgery. Learn what you need to know!
Author: Dr. Husain Abbas
What happens to the malabsorption of the RNY pouch over the years? Learn if there are any changes to the malabsorption of the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass!
Author: Dr. Jeffrey Baker
Check out more information about the RNY and Before & After of RNY Post-Ops!
Bariatric Surgery Procedures: Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG)
Check out the information and success of a patient that had the VSG procedure. The VSG post-op shares about her journey!
Author: Dr. Brad Watkins
Check out more information about the VSG and Before & After of VSG Post-Ops!
Bariatric Surgery Procedures: Duodenal Switch (DS)
The outcomes from the Duodenal Switch show it is an excellent procedure for losing weight and maintenance. Read the 17 important things to know about the DS!
Author: Dr. Ara Keshishian
If you are a Duodenal Switch post-op or pre-op, you need to know the anatomy and physiology of a DS. Read more so you understand it completely!
Authors: David F. Greenbaum, MD, FACS and Barbara Metcalf RN, CBN
Check out more information about the Duodenal Switch and Before & After of DS Post-Ops!
Bariatric Surgery Procedures: Lap-Band
James shares his experience of how it is to be living with Lap-Band WLS. James has lost 142 pounds! Read his WLS journey as a Lap-Band post-op!
Author: James Habourn, Lap-Band post-op
Many Lap-Band post-ops are considering a Lap-Band Revision. Find out about revisions to VSG, RNY, or DS!
Author: Dr. Andrea S. Bedrosian