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Bariatric surgery liquid diet

Throughout my career as a bariatric surgeon, I have seen hundreds of patients prior to their bariatric surgery. I have explained to them all the requirements needed in order to qualify for surgery and by far the one requirement that always makes them hesitant is the 2 weeks Pre Bariatric Surgery Liquid Diet. It is… Read More »

Two week bariatric diet

I am not a bariatric surgery patient, but I do want to show you what to expect. The reason for the pre-op diet is to decrease risk before surgery, create a safer procedure and reduce the risk of conversion to open surgery. It also helps you understand what to expect when you start dieting in… Read More »