How is the Sleeve Gastrectomy done?
The sleeve gastrectomy procedure usually takes an hour to an hour and a half to perform through small incisions. Patients typically stay in the hospital for one to two days following the surgery for observation during their recovery.
Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery recovery
The Bariatric Surgery and Medical Weight Loss team will advise you of when to resume normal activities and when to return to work. You are encouraged to take two to three weeks away from work. You will need this time to focus on a new way to eat and get accustomed to your new way of life.