Jump to content
×
Are you looking for the BariatricPal Store? Go now!

Anyone scheduled for sleeve with Dr. Aceves the week of Jan 18th - 22nd.



Recommended Posts

hi, i had my sleeve surgery with Dr. Aceves as well, 5 weeks ago, and i couldn?t agree with you more. His staff is great and Nina has been great as well. I am sure you won?t have any problems and i wish you the best of luck on your new body and life. please keep us posted.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Does anyone going to See Dr. Aceves know if there are any stores within walking distance from the hospital?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am here in El Centro California just waiting for the pickup on Sunday. Can't believe that it is almost time. I have completed my shopping except for those Protein samples that everyone is talking about. Will do that the day I leave the hospital. It should only take a couple of days to come. Looking forward to meeting everyone see you soon...........Teri

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

If I am remembering correctly, there is a drugstore/pharmacia close by, and some other places.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Does anyone going to See Dr. Aceves know if there are any stores within walking distance from the hospital?

I only recall 2 drug stores - one right on the edge of the Hospital parking lot and one across the street from the hospital - I don't recall any other stores within walking distance from the hospital; however, if you ask Dr. Campose or Dr. Aceves, they can tell you for certain.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks Youknowit & Vegas!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Beth, This is what I read on another thread:

1) For the first 10 days following surgery, nothing other than Clear liquids and a Protein supplement should be consumed. ABSOLUTELY no solid food!!! Clear Liquids consist of Jell-O, sugar-free Crystal light, Water, and broth. A high quality Protein supplement such as Isopure or whey protein should be used in order to obtain approximately 70 grams of protein per day."

But seems I read something different elsewhere, I'm gonna look. I remember reading something about day 1 through 5 being something, and then you could ad stuff after that.

Edited by Barbara278

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Ok thanks! Thanks what I thought, I started drinking my Protein Shakes today to get used to them...I haven't had any in over a year, gosh I remember now how much I hated them when I had my lap band. I think i need to find a new brand, or maybe mix it up so I am not drinking the same one every day.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hello all... I may just be there on the 22nd after all! Cross your fingers for me... :thumbup:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I will be there from the 20th-24th, and my surgery is on the 21st...I cant believe how fast that's coming up! And yes I am coming from Portland.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Trending Products

  • Trending Topics

  • Recent Status Updates

    • Nonna1213

      Hi!  I am 7weeks post-op. Have lost a total 65lbs, 27 since surgery. Anyone else on my same timeline
      · 0 replies
      1. This update has no replies.
    • Giginc

      Just starting my journey...little nervous
      · 0 replies
      1. This update has no replies.
    • Joset

      My name is Jose and I am from the UK, I had a gastric bypass a month ago so I am at the beginning of my weight loss journey.
      I would like to know how many calories I should be eating a day to stay healthy, thank you for your time
      · 0 replies
      1. This update has no replies.
    • SpartanMaker

      Today is the day!  Have to be at the hospital in a couple of hours.  So ready get this done!
      · 0 replies
      1. This update has no replies.
    • Giovanna628

      Morning!
      had surgery yesterday morning, feeling very sore but tolerable with pain meds. I have COPD and Asthma….let me tell ya, coughing is so painful. Anyway… drinking my 2oz every 15 …got my chart and shot glasses on hand.

      · 0 replies
      1. This update has no replies.
  • Recent Topics

  • Hot Products

  • Sign Up For
    Our Newsletter

    Follow us for the latest news
    and special product offers!
  • Together, we have lost...
      lbs

    PatchAid Vitamin Patches

    ×