Bariatric surgery is one of the most powerful treatments for obesity, however, it can fail at times for a variety of reasons. Whether it does not work for you or their are complications that occur, bariatric revision surgery may be the best option to improve weight regain or overcome anatomic complications. There are 3 categories of weight loss surgery revision options; conversion, corrective, or reversal.
With the growing number of bariatric surgeries performed, an increasing portion of patients requires a second surgery due to the undesirable results of their first-time procedure. Patients who do not reach their goal weight should not feel a failure. Weight loss surgery is a tool and does not work 100% of the time for everyone.
Revisional bariatric surgery is a highly complex and technical operation with a higher chance of complications and a lower chance of success.
Mexico Bariatric Center® works with an exclusive network of best bariatric surgeons in Tijuana who have the expertise and experience revising outdated, unsuccessful, or botched primary bariatric surgeries. Just to name a few, revision of Lap-Band®, Gastric Sleeve, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, VBG, etc.