What’s Lap Band Revision Surgery?
Revision Surgery Lap Band Removal
Lap Band to VSG Revision. The lap band in Tijuana Mexico procedure is performed laparoscopically, Dr. Carlos would first remove the Lap Band and the convert it to a Gastric Sleeve or a Gastric Bypass depending on what surgery the doctor feels will yield the best weight loss results.
In the Gastric Sleeve, a portion of the stomach is removed, and the stomach is reduced in size, leaving a sleeve or tube-like structure. Patients eat less due to both the small size of the stomach and change in hormones affecting appetite the cost for this revision surgery is $5600.
In the Gastric Bypass, the stomach is divided into a small upper pouch that processes food and a much larger lower portion that is bypassed. Then the small intestine is then connected to the pouch. After this operation, the stomach is smaller and there are also changes in hormones affecting appetite. The Cost for this revision surgery is $6600.
Gastric Sleeve is a major surgery after the lap band surgery in Mexico is done. After Gastric Sleeve surgery, you will stay at CER Hospital two nights to recover. As always, it’s important that you follow the doctors orders.
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