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Stomach Stapling Weight-Loss Surgery Facts

"Stomach Stapling Surgery" is a generalized term for bariatric surgeries-the popular weight-loss option for people suffering from morbid obesity. Using minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques, skilled surgeons conduct a variety of specialized stomach stapling surgeries. The most common and effective bariatric (weight-loss) procedures are, LapBand®, Roux En Y Gastric Bypass, Duodenal Switch, and Vertical Gastrectomy.

Learn more about the wide range of available stomach stapling surgeries.

Conditions required for Stomach Stapling Surgery

Because of the extreme results achieved by bariatric surgeries, the medical community recommends these procedures strictly for patients suffering from morbid obesity (patients whose Body Mass Index exceeds 40 or 35-39 with significant obesity related medical problems).

To determine if stomach stapling surgery is right for you, you must first identify your own personal weight condition using our free online BMI Calculator.

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