Types of Bariatric Surgery

Types of Bariatric Surgery The type of surgery that may be best to help a person lose weight depends on a number of factors. You should discuss with your doctor what kind of surgery might be best for you or your teen. What is the difference between open and...

Weight loss surgery Types

Which type of weight loss surgery is best? Types There are several different types of weight loss surgery. They’re all usually done under general anaesthetic (where you’re asleep) using keyhole (laparoscopic) surgery, but they each work in a slightly...

What is bariatric surgery?

Bariatric surgery includes a variety of procedures performed on people who are obese. Weight loss is achieved by reducing the size of the stomach with a gastric band or through removal of a portion of the stomach (sleeve gastrectomy or biliopancreatic diversion with...