The greatest benefits of bariatric surgery are dramatic weight loss and improved health. Research supports the health benefits associated with with gastric sleeve surgery. The following table shows obesity-related health problems that were resolved or improved due to vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG) procedures.
- Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol or sleep apnea?
- If yes, undergoing gastric sleeve surgery in Mexico may help you resolve or improve these medical conditions.
|Health Problem (Comorbidity)||Resolved||Improved|
|Type 2 Diabetes||56%1||37%1|
|High Blood Pressure||49%1||29%|
|Obstructive Sleep Apnea||60%1||33%|
†Medical terminology defines “resolved” as removing all known symptoms and signs of the condition or disease. Medical terminology defines “improved” as reducing the known symptoms and signs of the condition or disease.