What can I expect after endoscopic bariatric revision surgery?


After endoscopic bariatric revision surgery, your healthcare team will give you diet instructions. Be sure to follow these once you are home so you can heal and get back on track in terms of eating properly.

You will also receive:

  • medications, if needed, for pain or nausea
  • referral to support groups, dietitians and nutritionists 

After the procedure, most people say they have improvements in feeling full (satiety) and decreased hunger. They are more likely to eat smaller, frequent meals like they did after they had their first weight-loss surgery.

You should see a modest amount of weight loss after endoscopic revision surgery—about 10 to 30 pounds in about six months. This is less than the amount of weight lost immediately after the original operation.

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