Improve Your Quality of Life with a Shorter, Less Invasive Procedure
Long-Lasting Weight Loss
Surgery reduces the size of your stomach by approximately 90 percent and the length of your intestines by up to seven feet. This dramatically limits how much you can eat and means your body will absorb fewer calories.
Improve or Eliminate Health IssuesThe procedure can lower your insulin dependency and reverse type 2 diabetes for some patients. Additionally, it can improve obesity-related diseases, such as high cholesterol, hypertension, and other metabolic issues.
Shorter and Safer
While a traditional gastric bypass takes about four hours, a mini gastric bypass can be completed in about one hour. It also has a lower risk of complications–just 2.9 percent compared to 7 percent for traditional bypasses.
Feel More Active & Confident
Obesity can make you feel self-conscious and prevent you from participating in an active lifestyle. Surgery can improve your vitality and boost your self-confidence.