The benefits of Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery
Dramatic weight loss is the first and most important benefit: if you have had a two stage procedure such as a sleeve gastrectomy with a duodenal switch then you could be looking at least
It will reduce your risk of developing a co-morbidity such as heart disease, stroke or liver disease: if you already have one or more of these obesity-related conditions then these will improve dramatically. In some cases the condition will disappear altogether.
This is particularly the case with Type 2 diabetes.
Other equally important benefits include a greater sense of self-worth, improved confidence levels and a more positive outlook on life in general. If you have depression and/or anxiety then this will improve as your overall sense of wellbeing improves.
As we have said before: this is not a ‘cure’; rather it should be seen as the first step towards a new lifestyle and a new you.
Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery guide sections
- sleeve gastrectomy Surgery overview
- What are the benefits of sleeve gastrectomy surgery ?
- What are the risks of sleeve gastrectomy surgery?
- Preparing for sleeve gastrectomy surgery
- The sleeve gastrectomy surgery Procedure
- After the opperation
- Aftercare following sleeve gastrectomy surgery
- FAQs about sleeve gastrectomy surgery
Weight Loss Surgery Guide
- Types of weight loss surgery
- Benefits of weight loss surgery
- Risks of Weight loss surgery
- Suitability for weight loss surgery
- Weight loss surgery criteria guidelines
- Exclusion Criteria for weight loss surgery
- Finding a obesity surgeon
- Weight loss surgery abroad
- Gastric Bypass Surgery
- Gastric band surgery
- Biliopancreatic Diversion
- Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Gastric Balloon
- Gastric Stimulation
- Revision weight loss Surgery
- Obesity surgery and children
- Obesity surgery and teenagers
- Obesity surgery and older people
- Obesity Surgery and pregnancy
- Costs of weight loss surgery
- Weight loss surgery on the NHS
- Paying for weight loss surgery privately
- Cosmetic Surgery After obesity surgery
- Anti obesity medication
- Duodenal Switch