How does the gastric bypass work?

Gastric Bypass is major abdominal surgery. In the average patient the surgery takes 90 minutes to 2 hours. Most patients are in the hospital 2-3 days. The surgery involves the baratric doctor reducing the size of the stomach from 32 ounces to about 2 ounces.

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Is bariatric surgery safe?

It is very safe! We reference this in the video http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa0901836 We always discuss all the risks with patients.

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