Nourishing Meals for Life After Gastric Bypass: A Guide to Wholesome Eating

Nourishing Meals for Life After Gastric Bypass: A Guide to Wholesome Eating

Life after gastric bypass surgery requires significant lifestyle adjustments, especially when it comes to your diet. The journey to a healthier you involves more than just smaller portion sizes—it’s about making every bite count with nutrient-rich foods that support your new digestive system. Begin With Protein: Your Post-Surgery Nutrition Foundation Protein is essential post-gastric bypass […]

Can You Get Gastric Bypass Twice Or Not?

Can You Get Gastric Bypass Twice Or Not?

Can you have gastric bypass surgery twice? After all, many Americans are looking for the best way to lose weight in the short term and then keep it off. At Dr. Renfrow’s office, we have people reach out all the time asking us “Can I have gastric bypass twice?” So, we thought that it was […]

What Happens When You Cheat on a Gastric Bypass Liquid Diet?

What Happens When You Cheat on a Gastric Bypass Liquid Diet?

Weight loss surgeries are on the rise, and more and more people are opting for them for a better life. The two primary options are gastric sleeve and gastric bypass. Gastric sleeve is a restrictive surgery that reduces the size of your stomach to reduce food intake. Gastric bypass is a malabsorptive surgery in which […]

Is Gastric Bypass Covered By Insurance?

Is Gastric Bypass Covered By Insurance?

Gastric bypass surgery is a standard weight loss procedure that helps people lose weight by restricting the amount of food they can eat and reducing the absorption of calories. Another joint bariatric surgery is the gastric sleeve, which removes part of the stomach and reduces its size. Read more: The difference between gastric sleeve and […]

The difference between Gastric Sleeve and Gastric Bypass

The difference between Gastric Sleeve and Gastric Bypass

Although one of the most common bariatric procedures today are gastric sleeve surgery, there is another surgery called the gastric bypass surgery. There are commonalities between the two procedures, but there are also several key differences. We will take a closer look at both procedures, what they entail, including both pros and cons, and when […]