Jump to content

Hello! Welcome to the Largest Bariatric Surgery Community Online!

Welcome to BariatricPal.com, the largest weight loss surgery social network in the world! Our goal is to provide a unique platform for patients and potential patients alike that enables you to make informed choices involving your surgery decisions as well as providing you the support you need to meet your goals. Sign up now to access exclusive member features!

Join our community. It's free!

Main Gastric Sleeve Surgery Forums


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.

    5,323 topics / 67,598 replies
First post-op appt=SUCCESS - last post by Ndipilato

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.

    5,493 topics / 60,506 replies
Slow weight loss! - last post by Healthier2day1227

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.

    994 topics / 10,434 replies
Dr. Alexander Abkin - last post by LaJodster

Insurance & Financing

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

    2,233 topics / 16,045 replies
Federal BCBS paid for my sl... - last post by TK Sleever

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.

    1,318 topics / 10,423 replies
Seriously ? - last post by 1959JimmyJames

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.

    380 topics / 8,156 replies
Jealous ? Resentful ? Spous... - last post by actingnurse

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.

    179 topics / 1,364 replies
Low BMI and Gastric Sleeve - last post by loveurself1

Recent Status Updates

  • Photo
      Apr 24

    I remember when getting to a sz 16 was a major goal for me. Now I'm in a...

    Show comments (1)
  • Photo
      Apr 24

    My favorite phrase...Do you have this in a smaller size?

    Show comments (2)
View All Updates

Topics with No Reply