Drs. Oz and Roizen: Clearing up the types of bariatric surgeryQ I’m 85 pounds overweight and have type 2 diabetes, so I thought bariatric surgery might be the answer. But I started doing research and got confused. Is lap-band surgery as effective against diabetes as gastric bypass, and what is gastric sleeve surgery?
By: Mehmet Oz, M.D., and Michael Roizen, M.D. , INFORUM