What is Gastric Bypass?
A gastric bypass involves stapling your stomach to create a smaller stomach pouch and then bypassing the rest of your stomach and part of your bowel. It works by making you feel full sooner so that you eat less, and by preventing some of the calories and nutrients in your food from being absorbed.
What are the benefits of Gastric Bypass Surgery?
You should be able to achieve long-term weight loss, but this depends on your ability to keep to your new lifestyle.Long-term weight loss should improve most obesity-related health problems you may have.