Gastric sleeve surgery or sleeve gastrectomy involves stapling approximately 70-80 percent of the stomach's natural capacity without involving the intestinal tract.
An advantage of the sleeve gastrectomy is that the patient experiences a significant amount of restriction immediately after surgery without having to make manual adjustments as in gastric banding.
MemorialCare is proud to offer minimally invasive weight-loss surgery programs. From our highly skilled surgeons, to our patients’ well-being, MemorialCare’s expertise and support structure have one goal in mind–your success. Don’t give up. MemorialCare is here for you.
When it is determined that surgery is the best option, MemorialCare offers a range of surgical approaches, from traditional open surgery to minimally invasive surgery. We make your needs and patient safety the top priorities and together we make the right choice.
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