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Gastric Sleeve Blog

What is prediabetes and its relation with gastric sleeve surgery?

Por: Dr. Rosales July 30, 2018

I will begin this article by saying what I often explain to my patients when they inquire for the first time interested in gastric sleeve surgery or another diabetes procedure:

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Gastric Sleeve and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Por: Dr. Rosales July 12, 2018

To delve into this issue we must first define several characteristics of this syndrome that affects a large number of women worldwide, it is a disease that sometimes described as incurable but controllable, we will see the relationship between gastric sleeve surgery and weight loss surgery and...

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Gastric Sleeve Recovery Time

Por: Dr. Rosales November 30, 2017

Nowadays, we all have a very busy life, full of activities and responsibilities: work, school, sons, housework, sport activities, socialization and many other things that we don’t want or can’t leave behind.

 

Due to this, one of the most frequent questions from our patients is about the gastric...

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Post Op Gastric Sleeve Diet

Por: Dr. Rosales November 24, 2017

One of the most common concerns from our patients is related to the diet that they need to follow after gastric sleeve surgery. The initial doubts are various, like how much will they be able to eat, what can they eat, what they can’t eat, how much time will the post op diet take and even if...

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Gastric Sleeve Pre-op diet

Por: Dr. Rosales November 17, 2017

A little known fact is that in addition to the required diet after the gastric sleeve surgery, there is also a preoperative diet.

 

It is important to note that the diet should be done by patients who have a high Body Mass Index, above 35. Patients with BMI under 35 can go forward with surgery...

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Why follow a pre op diet when having a gastric sleeve surgery?

Por: Dr. Rosales November 10, 2017

This issue is very important for anyone who is interested in undergoing gastric sleeve surgery...

Because no matter where or who will perform your surgery, it is important to know that in most cases you will be asked to perform a preoperative diet.

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How long should I be on the pre-op diet before my gastric sleeve surgery and how much weight should I lose?

Por: Dr. Rosales November 3, 2017

 

As we have discussed in previous articles, it is important that every patient who is planning to undergo gastric sleeve surgery consider the following:

 

  • Keep in close communication with your surgeon
  • To be informed and guided in the steps to follow before the procedure
  • Know the reasons why...
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