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What is the gastric sleeve procedure?

A gastric sleeve bariatric surgical procedure is performed for patients with morbid obesity. A bariatric surgeon will remove a large portion of the stomach of patients and leave a portion of the stomach in the form of a pouch. This pouch looks like a sleeve or tube.

Is it safe to have a gastric sleeve?

The gastric sleeve bariatric surgical procedure is one of the safest among bariatric surgical procedures. There are fewer complications compared to other procedures. In rare cases requires a revision gastric sleeve procedure may need to be performed.

What should you eat after gastric sleeve surgery?

A healthy liquid diet without caffeinated and carbonated beverages is prescribed for the first week. Soft pureed food is prescribed for a few weeks. After five weeks three small healthy meals are prescribed. Patients should drink plenty of water. Patients should eat healthy snacks or fruit and avoid fried snacks and carbonated drinks.

What is the sleeve made from?

The gastric sleeve consists of a thin tube made of plastic or rubber, called a bougie, inserted into the stomach to form a pouch.

How much can you eat after a gastric sleeve?

The gastric sleeve can generally contain only four ounces of food. The stomach has the tendency to stretch and stomachs can stretch even after gastric sleeve surgery. It is important to follow a healthy diet, drink plenty of water and eat small meals to prevent the stomach stretching after surgery.

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Dr. Juan Arturo Altuve S - Bariatric Surgery Clinic in Guatemala

Dr. Juan Arturo Altuve S

Boulevard Vista Hermosa 1 zona 15, 25-19 zona 15 Vista Hermosa 1 - Building Multimedia, Ciudad de Guatemala, GUA
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Dr. Juan Arturo Altuve S -Quetzaltenango

Dr. Juan Arturo Altuve S -Quetzaltenango

Avenida Las Américas y 7a. calle zona 3,
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Angels Abroad - Dr. Emilio Novales - IVF specialist

Angels Abroad

Zona 17, Colonia Lourdes, Guatemala City, 01017
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We are Angels Abroad, a medical organization in Guatemala, that offers medical and dental treatments at affordable prices and high quality. All our medical staff are board certified surgeons and dentists. Some of them graduated or got their specialization in USA or Europe and came back to Guatemala to offer Guatemalans and international patients a high quality service. We offer the following medical and dental services: Fertility treatments in Guatemala: IVF, ICSI, egg donor, sperm donor, TESE, Artificial Insemination and more.Plastic Surgery in Guatemala: Tummy Tuck, breast augmentation, liposuction, buttocks augmentation (implants and fat) and more.Eye treatments in Guatemala: LASIK, cataract surgery, cornea transplant and more.Heart surgery in Guatemala: Heart bypass surgery, heart valve replacement and more.Orthopedics in Guatemala: Knee replacement, shoulder and hip replacement surgeries.Spine Surgery in Guatemala: Laminectomy, spinal stenosis, facetectomy and more.Cranial Surgery in Guatemala: Craniotomy, craneoplasty and more. Sleep Medicine in Guatemala: Treatments for insomnia, sleep apnea and more.Dental treatments in Guatemala: Veneers, dental implants, porcelain crowns, root canals and more.Cancer treatments in Guatemala: Chemotherapy, radiotherapy and more.Obesity surgeries in Guatemala: Gastric Bypass, lap band and sleeve gastrectomy.Gynecological treatments in Guatemala: Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, abdominal hysterectomy and vaginal hysterectomy.Surg
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