Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Can Gastric Sleeve Surgery Help Treat Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)?

September 29, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Ibs

Many patients wonder about irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) before and after gastric sleeve. Let's consider these matters right now.

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Gastric Sleeve Surgery Can Help Treat High Blood Pressure

September 23, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Blood Pressure

Gastric sleeve and other bariatric surgery procedures help reduce high blood pressure, which is one of the reasons why weight loss is so important.

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Can Gallbladder Problems and Gallstones Occur After Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

September 18, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Gallbladder

Health problems involving the gallbladder can potentially occur after gastric sleeve and other bariatric surgery options.

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Dealing with Food Addiction After Bariatric Surgery

September 15, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Bariatric Surgery Food Addiction

Some bariatric surgery patients experience food addiction after their gastric procedure. Thankfully there are options for help.

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