Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

What to Do if You Start to Gain Weight Back After Gastric Sleeve

October 26, 2014 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Weight Gain Gastric Sleeve

Bariatric surgery and gastric sleeve patients will regain some weight after their procedure. If a patient regains too much weight, here are a few things that can be done to lose it.

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Excess Skin after Gastric Sleeve Surgery: What Patients Can Do

October 21, 2014 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Side Effects

After losing weight from a gastric sleeve, it is not uncommon for people to have loose and sagging skin. Body contouring surgery can address these matters.

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Is Constipation a Side Effect of Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

October 16, 2014 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Side Effects

Constipation is a potential side effect of gastric sleeve. Bariatric surgery patients can do a number of things to prevent irregularity and reduce discomfort.

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