Bariatric Success Rates

Bariatric Surgery Success & Failure Rates

Bariatric surgeries also known as weight loss surgeries have been confirmed to be the most effective treatment for achieving substantial weight loss, especially in morbidly obese people. These surgeries are either restrictive, malabsorptive or both. They alter the size of the stomach to reduce food intake and also minimize the length of the small intestine…

Dumping Syndrome

Dumping Syndrome – Gastric Sleeve vs Gastric Bypass

Dumping syndrome, also known as rapid gastric emptying, is a complication that follows any surgery in which the stomach is partially or wholly removed or bypassed. The manifestations of this syndrome result from rapid entry of partially digested foods, most importantly sugar, from the stomach into the small intestine. The stomach serves as a reservoir…