Gastric Sleeve Surgery: Recovery Strategies

Gastric sleeve surgery is a bariatric surgical procedure to help people lose weight. Because a portion of the stomach is removed during the surgery, its capacity to hold larger amounts of food is diminished. This makes the person feel fuller longer, leading to rapid weight loss. You will need to make lifestyle and dietary changes after your gastric sleeve surgery, however, by keeping your post-operative doctor appointments and adhering to the following recovery strategies, you can look forward to a smooth recovery and better health.