For over 10 years, lap band surgery has helped people around the world manage their weight. However, for people who are looking for an alternative solution to address weight loss, there is another option that might yield better results. Dr. Choi talks about how to transition from lap band to gastric sleeve.
What Is a Popular Alternative for Lap Band Surgery?
Sometimes people have had the band in for about five to ten years, some people had most more than that. And so what is becoming more popular these days is sometimes is just taking the band out and then putting the stomach back into normal position and then converting the stomach into a gastric sleeve.