The Organised Housewife talks about the success and frustrations with weight loss surgery. Her gastric sleeve surgeon was accusatory when she gained weight 18 months after surgery. Luckily, she was referred to a sympathetic surgeon that performed a revision surgery. If you want to know what the process is like from a patient’s perspective.
- gastric sleeve surgery worked only temporarily for weight loss
- The patient experienced emotional stress resulting from her contact with her doctor.
- Checking with another doctor removed her stress
“After this weight gain, I was not a healthy BMI, I didn’t feel comfortable and still could only eat very small meal portions (as you do when you’ve had gastric sleeve surgery).”