Learn about Bariatric Surgery Revisions
Many people who have bariatric surgery lose weight and keep that weight off. But there are some patients who do not have the level of success they hoped for. Sometimes, a patient will not lose sufficient weight with their first surgery. Other times, a patient does lose weight initially, but then regains the weight later. In both of these cases, revisional bariatric surgery may be an option. Just like with many diseases, one surgery may not be enough to treat obesity. If you have not
Am I a Candidate?
- Revisions are performed on patients who did not find the desired level of success with a first bariatric surgery.
- Because each case is different, it is best to speak with us to see if you’re a candidate for revisional surgery.
- Health conditions, or side effects from your previous surgery, will help us recommend the best plan for you.
- Every person is different, so if you’re interested in learning more about whether the sleeve or another procedure may be a good option for you, please contact us. We are happy to speak with you.