Bariatric Surgery and Additional Procedures

Morbidly obese patients who are candidates for Bariatric Surgery often require additional surgical procedures. These procedures usually include take down of adhesions from previous open surgeries, gallbladder surgery, hiatal hernia repair, abdominal wall hernia and paraesophageal hernia repair. These procedures can make the Laparoscopic Bariatric surgery more complex and more challenging.

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