What is the recovery time for gastric surgery?

Answer After gastric bypass surgery, patient are on a liquid diet for a week; and for two weeks, a pureed diet. After that, patients can have solid food. As soon as the IV is removed, patients can shower.... Read More »

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How much recovery time is needed after gastric bypass surgery?

It can take up to six weeks to recover fully from gastric bypass surgery. Hospital stays can last three to four days for laparoscopic surgery and seven to 14 days for open surgery. Patients may usu... Read More »

Gastric Sleeve Bariatric Surgery Recovery?

Vertical sleeve gastrectomy, or gastric sleeve surgery, is a weight-loss procedure in which a portion of the stomach is removed in order to limit food intake. The portion of the stomach that remain... Read More »

What Is the Average Recovery Time for Wrist Surgery?

Carpal tunnel release is one of the most common surgical procedures and the most common wrist surgery, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). Full recover... Read More »

What is the recovery time after retinal detachment surgery?

There are three different surgical procedures that may be used to reattach a retina. A scleral buckling surgery is the most common while the pneumatic retinopexy is the least complicated procedure.... Read More »