Understanding your options will help you in choosing a weight loss surgery.

When a patient has tried different diets such as low-fat, low-carb, or restriction diets with little success, it might seem like there are few other options to lose the excess weight. Diets and other programs are often unsuccessful at helping people to get the weight off and maintain a healthy body weight for the rest of their lives.

  • Choosing a weight loss surgery may be another option for people who have not enjoyed success from other weight loss methods
  • Your doctor can help you determine the best surgical procedure