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par1959

Gastric Sleeve Patients
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About par1959

  • Rank
    Bariatric Master
  • Birthday 11/25/1959

About Me

  • Gender
    Male
  • Interests
    BMW motor cycles, Shooting, Fishing, Border Collies
  • Occupation
    Engineer
  • City
    Everett
  • State
    Washington
Hi, I am Bob 54 years old and in the pre-op stage. I have jumped through most of the hoops to have a vertical sleeve. At first, I was excited to go through with the surgery,now Im a little scared. While doing my research a book titled "The Emotional First Aid Kit" a practical guide to lfe after bariatric surgery, was a recomended read. Has anyone read it? I feel the book is poorly written , but does contain some good tips along with some imformation making me question the surgery. The book basically states that if you cant eat like one would post-op you would be back up to weight in no time. If I could eat that way today, I wouldnt require the surgery. Dont get me wrong I am not being negitive just scare about conquering my devils.

Age: 59
Height: 6 feet 2 inches
Starting Weight:
Weight on Day of Surgery:
Current Weight: 220 lbs
Goal Weight: 220 lbs
Weight Lost:
BMI: 28.2
Surgery: Gastric Sleeve
Surgery Status: Pre Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 04/14/2014
Surgery Date: 05/28/2014
Hospital Stay: n/a
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: n/a
par1959's Bariatric Surgeon
Northwest Weight Loss Surgery
125 130th Street SE, 1st Floor
Everett, Washington 98208
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