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Virginia/Loudoun Gastric Bypass Surgeons & Surgery Information

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Gastric Bypass Surgery Overview

Anesthesia: General anaesthetic.
Length of surgery: 1-2 hours
Location of operation: Hospital.
Back to work: 1-2 weeks
Average Price: $20,000-$40,000



Gastric Bypass Procedure Information

This procedure is used to treat morbid obesity, a condition which arises from severe accumulation of excess weight as fatty tissue, and the health problems that arise from it. These procedures are meant as an option for people who are severely obese and cannot lose weight by traditional means or who suffer from serious obesity-related health problems. A gastric bypass procedure consists of a division of the stomach into a little upper pouch and a larger lower remnant pouch. The operation promotes weight loss by restricting food intake and interrupting the digestive process. It is estimated that roughly 150,000 gastric bypass procedures were performed in the US last year.


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Latest Gastric Bypass News

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Health advisor wants to triple gastric bypass operations for diabetics to sav...
Gastric surgery should no longer be seen as last resort, according to the report. Credit: DPA The number of obese diabetics undergoing drastic weight-loss surgery needs to triple in the next few years to tackle the "major problem" facing the NHS, the health advisory body has urged.
Weight-loss op 'part of treatment'
The number of obese diabetics undergoing drastic weight-loss surgery needs to triple in the next few years to tackle the "major problem" facing the NHS, the health advisory body has urged.
Band versus bypass: both weight loss surgeries have risks, benefits
By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) - A study of real-world results among thousands of patients finds that gastric bypass surgery produces far greater weight loss than an alternative adjustable gastric band, but both procedures have complications. I dont think the evidence suggests that theres one clear winner, there are real trade offs between these two procedures, said lead author Dr ...
Gastric bands for obese diabetics 'need to triple' to help NHS
The number of obese diabetic patients undergoing dramatic weight loss surgery needs to triple within the next few years in order to tackle the "major problem" facing the NHS, the health advisory body has urged.
Two million eligible for gastric bands
The health watchdog NICE is telling doctors to suggest the operations to all patients above a given weight with type 2 diabetes.
Weight-Loss Surgery Has Low Complication Rates, Study Finds
Title: Weight-Loss Surgery Has Low Complication Rates, Study Finds Category: Health News Created: 11/6/2014 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 11/7/2014 12:00:00 AM
Triple Weight Loss Surgery To Treat Obese Diabetics, Says Health Watchdog
As many as one in four Brits are thought to be obese , leading to a rise in the amount of people being diagnosed with diabetes . The health advisory body has said the number of obese diabetics undergoing drastic weight loss surgery needs to triple in the next few years to tackle the "major problem" facing the NHS. In a U-turn on guidance, Nice said gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy surgery ...
Surgical treatment of obesity, diabetes as safe as other commonly performed s...
Laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery in patients with type 2 diabetes, once considered a high-risk procedure, carries a complication and mortality rate comparable to some of the safest and most commonly performed surgeries in America, including gallbladder surgery, appendectomy, and total knee replacement, according to new research from the Cleveland Clinic Bariatric and Metabolic Institute.
Weight Loss Surgery For Obese Diabetes Patients Needs To Happen Three Times M...
As many as one in four Brits are thought to be obese , leading to a rise in the amount of people being diagnosed with diabetes . The health advisory body has said the number of obese diabetics undergoing drastic weight loss surgery needs to triple in the next few years to tackle the "major problem" facing the NHS. In a U-turn on guidance, Nice said gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy surgery ...
How to avoid more gastric surgery? Five ways we can change our health culture
Prevention is key to limiting the impact of widespread obesity on the NHS, which is why we need a wholesale change in attitude Redesigning the human gut is a pretty extreme measure to cope with the junk food and all-day eating culture of the 21st century. But Nice, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence , just gave its blessing to weight-loss stomach surgery for thousands more ...