Throughout my career as a bariatric surgeon, I have seen hundreds of patients prior to their bariatric surgery. I have explained to them all the requirements needed in order to qualify for surgery and by far the one requirement that always makes them hesitant is the 2 weeks Pre Bariatric Surgery Liquid Diet. It is recommended to keep the calorie count between calories per day. For more details regarding what to eat during these 2 weeks see my previous blog post link below. Hopefully, after you finish reading the post all your questions regarding Why a liquid diet? The seven reasons are not placed in any particular order. In my opinion, ALL are important in many different ways. On the Pre Bariatric Surgery Liquid Diet, most patients will lose somewhere between pounds on average. Remember, the main reason why you are undergoing bariatric surgery is to lose weight. The more weight you lose prior to surgery the better. Weight loss surgery in thinner patients is always easier and it has lower complication rates.
I am finding these comments to be very comforting to know that I am not the struggling one who is having a difficult time with the diet. I have 10 days my Dr. You can make it through this. I thank you Dr. Tomorrow I’m going to try week I have lean turkey, preop stuff, rotisserie chicken, pickles, and protein shakes all set and of dief no pizza restaurant. I have to pescetarian diet weight loss plan my pre op in 2 diet. Old pieces of for inside the stomach will increase calories chances of complications.
Small amounts of fat and very small amounts of sugar may now be added with caution. A diet consisting of protein, vegetables, a limited amount of grains, and very little, if any, refined sugars should be followed for the rest of your life. October 5, I am on the milk diet for 2 weeks, I have been good until today.. A liquid diet is generally very low in calories, about calories per day, which can help you lose about pounds before surgery. Pre-op diet : by: Cat I am scheduled for my gastric sleeve surgery on September 23rd and I started my pre op diet on the 9th As stated, the reason surgeons order this is so that your liver will not be too big. I did prep by giving up coffee and pot I have no problem following a good diet it’s just hard to not be able to eat anything and I get headaches. Weight pounds.