Weight Loss Surgery

Bariatric Surgery Videos for Each Type of Weight Loss Surgery

If you are curious about weight loss surgery, you might be interested in watching a video of how each procedure is performed. Below we have consolidated bariatric surgery videos from our entire site into one easy reference page.

For each surgery, we’ve included…

  • A computer-animated video (for an overview of each procedure)
  • A video of the actual surgery being performed (when available)

References to additional research can be found at the end of each section of this page.

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01.

Gastric Sleeve Videos

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  • Click play below to watch the computer-animation and a video of the gastric sleeve procedure being performed

Computer-animated gastric sleeve surgery video

Gastric sleeve surgery video of procedure being performed

See our Gastric Sleeve Surgery page for a complete analysis of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

02.

Gastric Bypass Videos

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  • Click play below to watch the computer-animation and a video of the gastric bypass procedure being performed

Computer-Animated gastric bypass video

Gastric bypass video of procedure being performed

See our Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery page for a complete analysis of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

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03.

LAP-BAND® Videos

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  • Click play below to watch the computer-animation and a video of the Lap-Band procedure being performed

LAP-BAND® surgery computer-animated video

LAP-BAND® surgery video of procedure being performed

See Lap Band Bariatric Surgery: Complete Reference Guide for a complete overview of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

04.

Duodenal Switch Videos

SECTION SUMMARY:

  • Click play below to watch the computer-animation and a video of the duodenal switch procedure being performed

Following are two computer animated videos. Both show the duodenal switch procedure but each explains it in a slightly different way. Watching the animations one after the other will help you to better understand the process (click here to skip past all 3 videos or here to jump to a video of the actual procedure being performed)…

  • Computer-animated duodenal switch video
  • Duodenal switch video of procedure being performed

Computer-animated duodenal switch video

Duodenal switch video of procedure being performed

See our Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch page for a complete analysis of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

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05.

Gastric Balloon Videos

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  • There are separate computer animations below for 3 of the FDA-approved gastric balloons
  • Click play below to watch the Orbera (single balloon) computer-animated video
  • Click play below to watch the ReShape (dual balloon) computer-animated video
  • Click play below to watch the Obalon (triple balloon, swallowed) computer-animated video

Computer-animated gastric balloon video: Orbera (single balloon)

Computer-animated gastric balloon video: ReShape (dual balloon)

Computer-animated gastric balloon video: Obalon (triple balloon, swallowed)

See our Gastric Balloon page for a complete analysis of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

06.

vBloc Therapy Videos

SECTION SUMMARY:

  • Click play below to watch “What is VBLOC therapy?” video
  • Click play below to watch the computer-animated vBloc video

What is VBLOC therapy, lose weight with Bariatric surgery

Bariatric Surgery – vBloc Animation Video

See our vBloc Therapy page for a complete analysis of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

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07.

AspireAssist Video

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  • Click play below to watch a computer-animated video on how the AspireAssist works

AspireAssist Video

See our AspireAssist Device page for a complete analysis of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

08.

Mini Gastric Bypass Videos

SECTION SUMMARY:

  • Click play below to watch the computer-animation and a video of the Mini Gastric Bypass procedure being performed

Computer animated mini gastric bypass surgery video

Mini gastric bypass surgery video of procedure being performed

See our Mini Gastric Bypass Surgery page for an in-depth overview of this procedure.

As another option, most surgeons offer free seminars and/or free one-on-one consultations to teach you about the pros and cons of each procedure.

Click here to find and schedule a free in-person seminar or one-on-one consultation with a qualified weight loss surgeon in your area.

09.

Find a Top Weight Loss Surgeon

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  • You can ask a local bariatric practice for a free insurance check or cost quote

  • You can attend a free in-person seminar or an online webinar offered by a local weight loss surgeon
  • You should schedule a phone or in-person consultation (both often free), if you are interested in learning more about weight loss surgery
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