How to Discuss Weight Loss Surgery With Your Doctor
After you’ve decided to explore weight loss surgery, you need to have an honest discussion with your surgeon. It’s important to ask all of your important questions and learn more about the process. Bariatric surgery is such a life-changing experience that you must go into it completely informed. At Beverly Hills Physicians, our talented surgeons are committed to providing the best care and keeping our patients informed and comfortable. When you set up a free consultation at one of our many locations, you can get answers to all of your important questions.
Knowing everything about your surgical options is the best way to make a choice. Ask your doctor about the differences in Lap Band and gastric sleeve procedures. You can discuss the pros and cons of each procedure. Your particular health concerns and lifestyle choices will likely go into the decision of which surgery to have. Other questions you can ask are: How long will recovery take? What sort of dietary changes will be needed? What are the financial options regarding insurance and other matters? How can you be sure to avoid gaining weight again after the surgery? The answers will make you a better informed patient. The team at BHP is ready to answer every question you have.
To find out more about surgical options like Lap Band revision to gastric sleeve, set up a free consultation at Beverly Hills Physicians. We have offices all over Southern California, such as Pasadena, Thousand Oaks, Oxnard, and more. Call today to get started on a truly transformative weight loss journey.