Heather's Pictures - Bariatric Surgery
Total Lost: 106 pounds*
*Weight loss results can vary depending on the individual. There is no guarantee of specific results. Read full disclaimer >
Bariatric surgery, or weight loss surgery, is surgery to achieve significant weight loss. There are a number of techniques used to perform bariatric surgery. In Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery, surgeons make your stomach smaller and re-route food to “bypass” part of the small intestine.
In sleeve gastrectomy surgery, surgeons make your stomach smaller by removing about 75-80 percent of the stomach..
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For a physician referral, please call (800) UCLA-MD1 (825-2631).
* Weight loss results can vary depending on the individual. There is no guarantee of specific results.