Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Pre-op Instructions for Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS)

December 29, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
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These pre-op instructions for Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) will improve the process of recovering from bariatric surgery.

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The Side Effects of Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS)

December 26, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
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Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) has similar side effects as traditional gastric sleeve surgery, though potentially improved healing times.

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Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) Recovery

December 21, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
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Recovering from Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) surgery is similar to other weight loss procedures. Here's what bariatric patients can expect.

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Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS): Who Is a Candidate?

December 17, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastric Sleeve

Single Incision Laparoscopic Sleeve (SILS) is a type of sleeve gastrectomy that goes through the belly button, hiding all post-surgical scarring.

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Changing Your Lifestyle Before and After LAP-BAND® Surgery

November 30, 2016 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Lap Band Gastric Banding Bariatric Surgery

Before and after LAP-BAND® surgery, your lifestyle will change in numerous ways. Let's consider what life is like after bariatric procedures.

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