Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Frequently Asked Questions About Gastric Sleeve Surgery

June 28, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Faqs

Here are answers to gastric sleeve surgery frequently asked questions. These FAQs will give prospective bariatric patients the information they need.

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The Pre-op Diet for Gastric Sleeve Surgery Patients

June 24, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Diet

Before undergoing gastric sleeve surgery, patients will follow a pre-op diet to prepare their body for the healing and recovery process.

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Gastric Sleeve and Nausea: What Patients Should Understand

June 20, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Nausea Side Effects

Nausea is a side effect that people experience after gastric sleeve surgery. There are a few ways that these issues can be prevented.

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Gastric Sleeve and BMI Requirements

June 16, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Bmi

To qualify for gastric sleeve surgery, patients often have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or over, which means obesity and morbid obesity.

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