Weight loss surgery is not a quick fix. It’s an ongoing journey toward weight loss through physical and lifestyle changes.
Weight loss with Roux-en-Y, gastric bypass, gastric band, or gastric sleeve
There will be subtle differences in the recovery process between patients who have the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, the adjustable gastric band, or the sleeve gastrectomy. The basic principles, however, are similar, and the success of all three types of procedures relies on adopting the correct post-operative mindset and behavior.