Post Op – Wk 1 – Hospital Stay

So, part of the reason for documenting my gastric sleeve journey was my experience of a prolonged hospital stay and relatively slow recovery.  I found it difficult to find information or stories that I could relate to.  Either there were stories that read like posters/adverts for gastric sleeve surgery with people up and about really … Continue reading Post Op – Wk 1 – Hospital Stay

Pre Operation Phase

Between my decision to have the Vertical Gastric Sleeve (VSG) operation, and the operation day, I had a few months to reflect on my decision. I chose the surgeon who I had my initial consultation with, Professor Ameet Patel.  He came recommended by a friend and our family member who is a doctor.  He is … Continue reading Pre Operation Phase