If you’ve had difficulty with traditional approaches to weight loss, laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding may be recommended. Your journey is likely to start at a Lap-Band clinic with an initial consultation to determine if you’re a good candidate for the procedure.
- Lap-Band is a specific device that’s used to reduce the size of your stomach with the placement of a soft, adjustable band
- The device is made by Allergan, Inc.
- The procedure itself is the first step in what will be an ongoing effort to make permanent lifestyle changes