Although many patients achieve a very successful weight loss with a single surgery, there are several instances which could occur where a patient might need to consider the revisional surgery.
There are several different reasons why someone might seek revisional surgery. Some patients may have experienced lifestyle changes. Some patients may have not lost enough excess weight the first time. Others may seek the procedure due to unresolved health concerns or complications with the initial weight loss surgery.
The most common reason why patients pursue revision surgery is because they did not lose their desired amount of weight the first time. This is not necessarily due to a ‘failed surgery’ but most of the time, is due to the following reasons:
Dr Stephen Watson and his team will undergo a thorough assessment in order to help you determine if revision surgery is a good option for you. Dr Watson will also be able to suggest the most suitable procedure for you based on your individual needs.
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