It is not difficult to answer whether you are or not a good candidate for obesity surgery, but is more difficult to answer “Which weight loss surgery is best for you?”
A lot of information is available about the types of obesity surgery, who is the best surgeon for weight loss surgery, which is the best facility, but little has been written about how to choose the best bariatric surgery option for you.
Though it is your personal choice and your surgeon’s experience in doing a particular surgery, here are a few points that would help you easily compare various bariatric surgery options and help you choose the best option for you.
Laparoscopic Gastric Banding
Laparoscopicgastric banding, also known as Lap band or gastric band surgery is being performed since 1993 and was approved by FDA in United States in 2001. Lap band is a reversible and least invasive of all the weight loss surgery procedures, thus making it the safest of all procedures. There are hardly any …