Are You a Candidate?

Embarking on the path to a healthier life starts with understanding if bariatric surgery is right for you. Ideal candidates often include individuals:

  • With a BMI of 40 or higher
  • With a BMI of 35 or higher and obesity-related health conditions
  • Committed to lifestyle changes and long-term follow-up

Common Bariatric Surgery Options

Gastric Sleeve

A procedure where a portion of the stomach is removed, promoting weight loss by limiting food intake.

Gastric Bypass

Restructuring the digestive system to create a smaller stomach pouch and bypassing part of the small intestine, encouraging reduced calorie absorption.

Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding

Placing a band around the stomach to create a smaller pouch, promoting earlier feelings of fullness.

What to Expect

Before Surgery

  • Thorough medical evaluations and consultations
  • Education on dietary changes and exercise
  • Emotional preparation for the transformative journey ahead

After Surgery

  • Gradual reintroduction of solid foods
  • Regular follow-up appointments to monitor progress
  • Lifestyle adjustments to support sustained weight loss

Embracing Change

Bariatric surgery is a tool for weight loss, but success lies in embracing a new lifestyle. Here’s how:

Nutrition Education

Learn about balanced diets, portion control, and mindful eating habits.

Physical Activity

Discover enjoyable forms of exercise to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle.

Emotional Well-being

Counseling and support groups to address emotional aspects of the weight loss journey.

Your Partner in Transformation

At TSC Bariatrics, we are committed to supporting you at every step. Our experienced team is dedicated to ensuring a safe, informed, and empowering journey to a healthier you.

Ready to take the next step? Schedule a consultation today to explore the possibilities of bariatric surgery and start your transformative journey towards a healthier, happier life.

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