What are the risks and benefits of a Lap-Band surgery?
Weight loss surgery can improve or resolve many health issues, such as type 2 diabetes, obstructive sleep apnea and high cholesterol. You’ll also gain the freedom to become an active, healthy participant in life rather than an onlooker. Every surgery poses possible risks and complications. Possible risks with a Lap-Band surgery include:
- Band slippage
- Band erosion
- Port/tubing issues
- Esophageal dilation.