Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Please find below a list of questions commonly asked about Weight Loss Procedures.

Q: How long after weight loss surgery will I have to be off work for?
Q:When can I start exercising again after surgery?
Q: How long will it take to recover after surgery?
Q:Can I have weight loss surgery if I have had other abdominal surgery procedures in the past?
Q:Can I have weight loss surgery if I have type 2 diabetes?
Q:When can I get pregnant after weight loss surgery? Will the baby be healthy?
Q: Can I have weight loss surgery if I have heart disease?
Q: Will my skin sag after weight loss surgery? Will I need to have plastic surgery? Will my insurance pay for plastic surgery?
Q: Will I lose my hair after weight loss surgery?
Q:Will I have to take vitamin and minerals after surgery?
Q: Will I have to go on a diet before I have surgery?
Q:Will I have to diet or exercise after the procedure?
Q:Can I have bariatric surgery if I smoke?
Q: Can I go off some of my medications after surgery?
Q: Will I need to take vitamin supplements?
Q: What if I go out to eat?
Q: What about alcohol?
Q: Will I suffer from constipation?