Segment 4: Option #3 - Gastric Sleeve (2:37)

In the gastric sleeve procedure, a large portion of the stomach is removed and the remaining stomach is stapled to create a tube shape, restricting the amount of food you can eat.

In this segment you will learn:

  • How the gastric sleeve procedure is done
  • The advantages and disadvantages of the gastric sleeve
  • The risks associated with the procedure
  • What to expect during and after the gastric sleeve surgery

As with other procedures, your total weight loss will depend on your commitment to the diet and exercise plans you develop with your weight loss team.

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