Are bariatric surgeries worth it?
Bariatric surgeries have a high success rate. It is believed that patients that undergo bariatric operation lose up to 50 % of their weight within 6 months afterward. 80% of patients who had bariatric surgery stated that they reached their desired weight. Results of weight loss surgeries are significantly noticeable considering that the more obese the patients are, the more beneficial bariatric surgeries are.
Bariatric surgeries are also capable of the prevention of multiple long-term complications and improvement of the quality of life.