Weight Loss Plastic Surgery

Obesity is a serious disease and weight loss can be a challenge. Sometimes the best way to lose weight is a weight loss plastic surgery which is also called a bariatric surgery. Bariatric means the weight treatment. It is an obesity surgery with possible serious complications. So, before you make a decision, it is necessary to visit your doctor and ask him about your options.

Bariatric surgery is recommended for obese people with body mass index of at least forty. The weight loss is achieved by reducing a stomach size with gastric banding or through removing of the part of stomach. After the surgery patients are restricted to a liquid diet until the stomach has recovered from the procedure. Then usually a two-week blended diet takes place. Generally, after bariatric surgery the diet plan is very restrictive. Sometimes patients need to take additional pills with vitamins and minerals to compensate the lack of absorbed nutrients. Patients eat a small amount of food because they should keep on high-protein and low-fats diet.

Following after-surgery recommendations patients seriously lose their weight and change their lifestyle. Losing a lot of weight, patients face the problem of excess skin with loose muscles. A post weight loss cosmetic surgery can help. But remember that every surgery contains risk. And sometimes after such kind of surgeries patients need another plastic surgery to contour their body. Liposuction is one of options. It is a cosmetic surgery when a plastic surgeon removes fat from your body. The recovery period can take months and there are many risks. So, before making decisions talk to your doctor.