Steps for a Successful LAP-BAND® Surgery Recovery

This takes place after you are brought back to your hospital room  and you are completely awake, you must be seated in bed if you don´t feel nauseous you must start walking in your room and minutes later in the hospital corridors, this way you stimulate blood circulation preventing clotting in legs additionally to help get rid of the gas in your abdomen for quick recovery. You will initiate the diet with clear liquids  or small ice cubes. The next morning, a barium swallow will be performed and your first fill adjustment under X-ray before going back home. At home, it is suggested to be moderately resting, walking  at intervals, re-incorporating to normal activities after one week (with some restrictions).   During recovery, it is important to drink plenty of water  and well hydrated. A nutritional program needs to be followed that includes all the necessary vitamins & minerals while you have the gastric band. If you have any question about the diet, ask your doctor or nutritionist to receive indications.

Lap Band Procedure Side Effects

Weight loss surgery is not a risk-free solution and there can be some complications with the lap-band such as nausea, Pb-ing, ulcers, gastritis (tissue of irritated stomach), gastro-esophagic reflux, heartburn, swallowing trouble, dehydration, constipation and weight recovery if you don´t follow the nutritional advice provided by your doctor.

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Our surgeon is the only Mexican surgeon trained in Europe and recognized Worldwide for his surgical skills and extensive experience in weight loss surgery performed laparoscopically how was trained by the creators of the Lap Band System and member of the A.S.M.B.S. , CMCO, AMCE, FELAMPE, IFSO.

Our qualified staff and first-class facilities are at your disposal to assist and make this major life change for the treatment of obesity as easy for you. Make the change you need to improve your health.
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