Controversies in Bariatric Surgery

May 19, 2020


Bariatric/metabolic surgery has emerged as the most effective treatment for obesity and type 2 diabetes. Here we highlight some of the controversies regarding durability and application of bariatric surgery in specific patient populations. Also the current concepts in diagnosis and treatment of the late-complication of hypoglycemia after these procedures will be discussed.


Jenny Tong, MD, MPH
University of Washington and VA Puget Sound Health Care Systems

Marzieh Salehi, MD
University of Texas

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