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7 January 18
You will lose 10 to 15 percent of your weight through the first month. And 30% will be lost within three to six months. However, weight loss may last for up to two years.
17 October 17
The surgery complications depend on surgeon’s expertise and the instruments used during the surgery. However, bleeding and leakage are the major complications that there is no concern if the surgeon is an expert. Dr. Anbara has performed Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery more than a thousand times; meanwhile, only six patients have experienced minor complications which were resolved swiftly and with care post operation.
1 January 18
We have two different kinds of surgeries which help you lose weight by shrinking the stomach size thus reducing absorbed calories. One of them is gastric banding or lap band surgery which limits the stomach size and the other one is gastric bypass which does both.
31 December 17
if the surgery is done properly and the patient adheres to the postoperative diet, the obesity will not return.
11 March 19
As any other surgery, revision surgery is associated with some risks and issues such as infection, gastrointestinal leakage, bleeding or even longer hospital stay or recovery time.
11 March 19
Yes, you can undergo your revision bariatric surgery with another surgeon but make sure to find an expert surgeon. On the other hand, if your primary surgery failed, it is better to find another surgeon to perform your second surgery.
11 January 18
it takes less than an hour.
10 January 18
Anonymous :
How long should the patients from distant cities or other countries stay in Tehran for the bariatric surgery?
Dr. Anbara :
Patients coming from distant cities, or overseas can return to their country or city after a week.
2 March 19
  It can happen in 30% to 40% of patients. It is a temporary side effect.
14 April 19
Although there is no age limitation for having bariatric surgery, the procedure is too risky for teenagers and older adults.
9 January 18
The nature of gradual weight loss after Sleeve Gastrectomy, compared to other methods, does not lead to skin sagging too much. However, regular exercise and swimming can reduce and minimize the sagging of your skin.
10 March 19
You need to take vitamin and mineral supplements for life.