Author: DR. GABRIELA RODRIGUEZ RUIZ MD Ph.D. FACS
Dr. Gabriela Rodriguez specializes in General and Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery. She brings to VIDA Wellness and Beauty a wealth of experience in bariatrics. Dr. Rodriguez is a founding associate of the Mexican College of General Surgeons. A world-class bariatric surgeon with double certification in the US and Mexico.

Is Bariatric Surgery Reversible? Is a Gastric Bypass Reversible?

Bariatric surgery refers to procedures that promote weight loss by restructuring your digestive system. Even though the majority of these weight loss surgeries have result in successful weight loss, severe complications from the bariatric surgery or a lack of success in attempting to lose weight may mean that the patient wants to reverse.
Bariatric surgery refers to procedures that promote weight loss by restructuring your digestive system. Even though the majority of these.
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Laparoscopic Surgery, what it is, and its advantages, how it can help you.

What is laparoscopic surgery and what are the benefits? Laparoscopic or “minimally invasive” surgery is a specialized technique for performing surgery. Over the last 10 years, the use of this technique has expanded into intestinal surgery.   What Is Laparoscopic Surgery and How Does It Work?   Laparoscopy is a type of surgery.
What is laparoscopic surgery and what are the benefits? Laparoscopic or “minimally invasive” surgery is a specialized technique for performing.
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Revision after Gastric Bypass? Is it possible?

Many people have experienced weight gain after going on a diet. People feel discouraged with dieting alone as a treatment for obesity because of the up and down weight swings. In this instance, weight loss surgery may appear to be an ideal solution. It’s easy to believe that permanently altering the size of.
Many people have experienced weight gain after going on a diet. People feel discouraged with dieting alone as a treatment.
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Gastric Sleeve vs Gastric Bypass

You may be considering bariatric surgery if you’ve struggled to reach and maintain a healthy weight or if you suffer from obesity-related health problems. When combined with a comprehensive weight-loss program, bariatric surgery is extremely effective. Since there is more than one option for Bariatric Surgery we’ll explain the difference between Gastric Sleeve.
You may be considering bariatric surgery if you’ve struggled to reach and maintain a healthy weight or if you suffer.
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Why is gastric sleeve the most popular bariatric procedure?

A look at why the Gastric Sleeve has overtaken the Gastric Bypass as the most popular procedure in the world. When you’re ready to go with weight loss surgery, you’ll need to select which operations are ideal for your lifestyle, weight loss goal, and overall health. Obesity can be treated by a variety.
A look at why the Gastric Sleeve has overtaken the Gastric Bypass as the most popular procedure in the world..
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How can a gastric plication help you lose weight

Gastric plication, weight loss surgery with very favorable results What is Gastric Plication? Gastric plication is a type of bariatric surgery that helps people lose weight. It’s a restrictive procedure, which means it shrinks the stomach. This reduces the amount of food you can eat at once and helps you feel fuller sooner..
Gastric plication, weight loss surgery with very favorable results What is Gastric Plication? Gastric plication is a type of bariatric.
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Bariatric Surgery and Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a type of diabetes that develops in adults, and the exact cause is unknown. Obesity, which has been associated with insulin resistance, is a major risk factor for type 2 diabetes. Bariatric surgery was first used to help patients with obesity lose weight. However, it was found that it.
Type 2 diabetes is a type of diabetes that develops in adults, and the exact cause is unknown. Obesity, which.
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Am I a good candidate for revision surgery?

Do I qualify for bariatric revision surgery?

You’ve probably been asking yourself, What is bariatric revision surgery? Is it possible for me to have an additional weight loss surgery if I’ve already had bariatric surgery? Am I a good candidate for revision surgery?  Revision surgery may be suitable for people who experience problems with the original version of the surgery..
You’ve probably been asking yourself, What is bariatric revision surgery? Is it possible for me to have an additional weight.
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The Four Stages of a Post Bariatric Surgery Diet

Bariatric surgery is a life changing procedure that has the potential to change how you look, feel, and function. It also impacts how you fuel your body, especially in the immediate post-operative phase. Your specific post-op diet will depend on recommendations from your healthcare provider, but there are general trends that will keep.
Bariatric surgery is a life changing procedure that has the potential to change how you look, feel, and function. It.
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How to Tighten Loose and Sagging Skin After Weight Loss Surgery

Losing a sizable amount of weight can be life changing. It often improves your health and self-esteem along with changing your appearance.  However, losing that many pounds also often result in excess skin, which can affect you both physically and mentally. A large amount of excess weight typically stretches the skin, and how.
Losing a sizable amount of weight can be life changing. It often improves your health and self-esteem along with changing.
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