This video, featuring bariatric surgeon Scott Shikora, MD, Director, Center for Metabolic Health and Bariatric Surgery, features the sleeve gastrectomy technique involving the removal of the outer crescent of the stomach, resulting in a much smaller stomach, shaped like a tube or sleeve. To view full procedure, visit http://mdvideocenter.brighamandwomens.org/specialties/general-surgery/sleeve-gastrectomy
View our New Patient Information video to learn whether bariatric surgery makes sense for you. In this video you will learn about the types of surgical procedures that are available, nutrition and lifestyle changes that are necessary before and after surgery, insurance and financial issues related to bariatric surgery, and how to take the next steps.
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