November 16th, 6pm
*Results may vary. According to national studies, bariatric surgery results in an average weight loss of 55-80 percent of excess body weight.
Side Effects & Risks
Revision Surgery FAQs
At New Jersey Bariatric Center, we understand how hard it is to lose weight and keep it off. We know that you’ve tried. It’s important to remember that obesity is a lifelong disease that weight loss surgery does not cure. It’s a tool to jumpstart weight loss. Similar to other diseases it takes hard work, lifestyle modification and sometimes a second chance to achieve long term results. There’s no shame in wanting a second chance at improving your health.
Unfortunately no, re-sleeving is not an option. Re-sleeving is not an FDA approved procedure and it does not significantly decrease the size of the stomach. Further, it has not shown to demonstrate long-term weight loss results.
It’s important to keep up with our postoperative program. Regularly meeting with your dietitian and surgeon can help you stay on track with your post op diet and help you navigate any issues that may arise.