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Gastric Sleeve Surgery Success Stories

Congratulations! You made a life-changing decision and are now benefiting from your new, positive lifestyle. Please share your Gastric Sleeve success story with our community. You deserve to celebrate, and your story may make the difference in someone else's life.

    6,191 topics / 78,035 replies
I'm not stalled anymore - last post by laguerr13

General Gastric Sleeve Surgery Discussion

This forum is for any topic related to the vertical sleeve gastrectomy that is not covered in other forums. Sample topics include complications, exercise, and replacement addictions.

    9,650 topics / 107,724 replies
Coworker outed me - last post by Cdominguez

Gastric Sleeve Surgeons and Hospitals

This forum is the place to share your personal experiences and discuss surgery costs, length and quality of hospital stays, surgeon recommendations, and anything else related to gastric sleeve surgeons and hospitals.

    1,171 topics / 10,542 replies
Dr. Shillingford-Boca Raton... - last post by ezbeinggreen

Insurance & Financing

This forum is for discussions related to Gastric Sleeve surgery insurance coverage and financing options. Gain from learning from others’ experiences!

    2,821 topics / 20,550 replies
Secondary Insurance - last post by Thinside

Band to Gastric Sleeve Revisions

This forum is dedicated to discussions dealing with revising from a Lap-band or Realize Band to Gastric Sleeve Surgery.

    1,669 topics / 13,886 replies
Band to Sleeve lose more sl... - last post by aubrey222

Gastric Sleeve Veteran's Forum

This forum is dedicated to veteran Sleevers who are one year or more post-op to discuss issues specific to those who are further along in their journey.

Please note: You must be one year out to post or create topics here.

    606 topics / 11,449 replies
Still taking acid reducers? - last post by agalindo17

Research & Statistics on Gastric Sleeve

Have you come across new research that you want to discuss or share? This is the place to post and discuss research studies and statistics that you find related to Gastric Sleeve, obesity, weight loss surgery, and weight loss.

    213 topics / 1,977 replies
Low BMI and Gastric Sleeve - last post by mlmanney

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