Questions

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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.
10 March 19
You need to stop smoking six weeks before the surgery to reduce the risk of fatal blood clots and pneumonia. Even stopping one or two weeks before the surgery can put you at risk.
11 March 19
Yes, you can get pregnant but you should wait at least 18 months after your surgery until your weight to be stabilized. But you need to follow your doctor’s instructions.
27 February 19
Yes, you can get pregnant but you should wait at least 18 months after your surgery until your weight has stabilized. But you need to follow your doctor’s instructions.
11 March 19
Although it is normal to gain some weight during the pregnancy because your baby is growing and is surrounded by amniotic fluid and placenta, your breasts are getting bigger and your body is producing more blood. But you will lose the weight gained again after the delivery if you follow your weight loss surgery team’s recommendations.
27 February 19
Although it is normal you gain some weight during pregnancy because your baby is growing and is surrounded by amniotic fluid and placenta, your breasts are getting bigger and your body is producing more blood. But you will lose the weight gained after the delivery if you follow your weight loss surgery team’s recommendations.
11 March 19
Yes, you can still breastfeed your baby if you have had bariatric surgery but you need to take extra nutritions and specific vitamins to ensure you provide your baby with required nutrients.