Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y) list of Benefits:
Your overall life will improve. You will have more energy, more confidence, and feel better after gastric bypass surgery.
Long term weight loss.
Patients can lose up to 80% of their excess body weight.
Obesity related diseases will improve.
These include type 2 diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, metabolic syndrome, fatty liver disease, and obstructive sleep apnea.
Type 2 diabetes resolution.
Is effective for resolution of type 2 diabetes mellitus. “In fact, more than 50% of patients with type 2 diabetes will experience normalization of their blood sugar levels and will either be off all of their antidiabetic medications or require markedly less medications.” IFSO
Obesity is risk factor for the development of many diseases. After Gastric Bypass the risk of obese related diseases decrease; increasing life expectancy of the patient.
Improvements in Quality of Life and Psychological Status.
Gastric Bypass affects positive in mobility, self-esteem, work, social interactions, and sexual function. Depression and anxiety are significantly reduced.