BAND SURGERY (Gastric Band Surgery).. is it for me?!

What is lap band surgery (Gastric Band Surgery)?

lap band is a surgical treatment for obesity, this surgery makes the stomach smaller by placing an inflatable band around the top of the stomach, so that the patient feels full after eating less food than usual.
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Who can get the lap band surgery?

Of course, it is an easy way to lose weight but it is recommended for people who have:

  • body mass index (BMI) is 35 or above
  • health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure.
  • Heart disease.
  • failed to lose weight through diet or exercise.

What to do after surgery?

  • For the first 4 weeks, diet is only water, juices, and soups.
  • after the end of 4 weeks, foods such as yogurt and blended vegetables can be eaten.
  • From 4 to 6 weeks, food which don’t need strong digestion are acceptable.
  • After 6 weeks, the person can start a normal, healthy diet.

Does the lap band have any risks?

As with any surgery, there are risks that occur after the operation, including:

  • band slipping.
  • the body’s failure to accept the inflatable band, which leads to stomach problems.
  • The port can shift, making additional surgery necessary.

You can avoid the risks if you maintain a balanced and healthy diet and do more exercise.

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