Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
Morbid Obesity with body mass index greater than 40 kg/m2. Morbid obesity with BMI greater than 35 kg/m2 with serious co-morbidities. Super obesity (BMI > 50 kg/m2) as a first stage of the duodenal switch. Patients should have been evaluated in a multidisciplinary bariatric surgical program and deemed appropriate for such surgical intervention.