The Adjustable Gastric Band – often called the band – involves an inflatable band that is placed around the upper portion of the stomach, creating a small stomach pouch above the band, and the rest of the stomach below the band.Read More
Vertical Banded Gastroplasty – often called stomach stapling – involves using a band and staples to create a small stomach pouch. In the bottom of the pouch is a hole through which the remainder of the stomach before the gastrointestinal tract.Read More
The Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy – often called the sleeve – is performed by permanently removing approximately 80 percent of the stomach. The remaining stomach is a tubular pouch that resembles a banana.Read More
The Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass – often called gastric bypass – is a procedure with two components. First, the surgeon staples your stomach, creating a small pouch in the upper section. Next, the surgeon cuts your small intestine and attaches the lower part of it directly to the small stomach pouch. The surgeon connects the bypassed section farther down to the lower part of the small intestine.Read More
The Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch is a procedure with two components. First, a smaller, tubular stomach pouch is created by removing a portion of the stomach, very similar to the sleeve gastrectomy. Next, a large portion of the small intestine is bypassed, redirecting food to bypass most of your small intestine. The bypassed section is then reattached to the last part of the small intestine.Read More
Fix My Bariatric Surgery’s current focus is on patients in the Dallas, Texas area who are in need of bariatric surgery revisions. We connect patients with bariatric doctors who are top in their field. Our surgeons include board-certified specialists whose experience can help with almost any medical condition that may arise before, during and after your bariatric surgery.
The Fix My Bariatric Surgery program is specially designed to help overweight patients safely lose weight and improve the quality of their life.
The doctors on our program offer patient support, surgical, and nursing teams and are committed to providing progressive, safe, and caring treatment for our bariatric patients, that will increase the odds for their success in their weight loss objectives.
Your safety comes first and is our highest priority in every phase of our bariatric revision treatment. We offer advanced surgical revisions, including ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS (RYGB) revision, VERTICAL SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY (VSG) revision, VERTICAL BANDED GASTROPLASTY (VBG) revision, and ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BAND (AGB) revision.
Our program has been developed over many years allowing our patients to receive the best care from our extensive network of highly trained specialists.
The first step is to book an appointment. When you come in we will do a thorough assessment and history check. We want to know what brought you to your first bariatric surgery and what, if anything, went wrong.
We then formulate the best way forward which includes determining what, if any, bariatric revision surgery we will need to perform. We will then prep you for this new journey and answer any questions and concerns.
Finally, we focus on your aftercare and ensuring everything that has been done up to this point is backed by the following of a solid plan. One that will help you realize big and better changes in your life.