Gastric bypass surgery aids weight loss by reducing the stomach size, leading to a fuller feeling after eating less.
The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center's Bariatric Surgery Program specializes in helping people with severe obesity, a condition that puts people at very high risk for suffering from other chronic and life-threatening medical problems.
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Find out if bariatric surgery is the right weight-loss option for you by taking part in one of our bariatric surgery information sessions.
Bariatric surgery can be performed one of two ways:
Conventional Surgery: requires an incision down the middle of the abdomen to perform the procedure.
Minimally Invasive Surgery: is performed through a series of small incisions rather than one large incision.
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