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Treatments & Procedures

Bariatric Surgery

After Bariatric Surgery

At Home

There may be some mild complications after bariatric surgery. You will need to modify your lifestyle slightly. Included are guides to eating, activity restrictions, incision care, and more.

A Lifetime Commitment to Follow-Up

Following up on weight loss surgery requires a series of visits. You will be seen more often in the months immediately following the surgery, and then yearly for life.

Nutritional Guidelines

Your diet will need modified to aid with your progress. Included are meal guidelines and tips.

Body Contouring

Often your weight loss can be dramatic, and has a noticeable effect on your body. Often, body contouring surgery will be required as a follow-up to your bariatric surgery.