Gastric bypasses are the leading procedure for weight loss that restricts the amount of food a person consumes in order to maintain or lose weight. Deciding to undergo a gastric bypass surgery is serious for individuals who struggle with their weight due to health concerns and are looking for an ultimate solution. However, like many surgeries, the decision does come with pros and cons and various side effects/health risks.
In order to be considered for a gastric bypass surgery, patients must go under intensive screening and be qualified for this in-depth procedure by a qualified physician. The surgery involves multiple medical personnel, assistants and hours to be completed successfully.
Take a look at this LIVE video—viewer discretion advised—of a gastric bypass surgery performed by Dr. Alexander Abkin.