Gastric Sleeve or Gastric Bypass

If you’ve imagined having bariatric surgery sometime in the near future, you’ve probably discovered there are 2 popular procedures: Gastric Bypass and Gastric Sleeve. While each procedure uses a different technique, both are effective at radically reducing excess weight.

But which one to choose? To help you make the right choice, we are offering this simple test. It only takes a couple minutes, and will help you decide. So before you book your surgery, before you choose, please answer our doctor’s 20 questions. The sooner you know which procedure is right for you, the sooner you can lose the weigth and start living a healthier and happier life. Let’s get started!

Note: All information contained in this questionnaire is strictly confidential and will become part of your file. No information is shared with third parties except at your request.

1. Your Name (required)

2. City (required)

3. Email (required)

4. Telephone (required)

5. What is your height? (cm)

6. What is your weight? (kg)

7. Male or Female?

8. What is your age?

9. How familiar are you with gastric bypass and gastric sleeve procedures?
Know little or nothing about the procedures Somewhat familiar but want to learn more Very familiar or know someone who has had the surgery 

10. Do you have any obesity related illnesses?

11. Is it important that your procedure is reversible?

12. What are your reasons for wanting to lose weight?

13. How often are you physically active or participate in sports?

14. Would you be able to maintain an exercise program of 3 to 5 times per week?

15. Have you ever tried exercising 3 to 5 times per week for 6 months or more?

16. Do you have easy access to a doctor?
Not a problem, can visit anytime Somewhat inconvenient but can manage Very difficult, only go when necessary 

17. How often during the day do you eat?
Many times during the day Small snacks between regular meals Only at regular times: breakfast lunch, dinner 

18. How often do you eat fatty or sweet foods?
Very often, usually at least once a day Occasionally, I generally try to avoid them Rarely, those kinds of food are under control 

19. How often to do you overeat or take second helpings?
Almost every meal, one serving is not enough Not so often, only when I like what's served Never, I limit myself to small servings 

20. How much self-control do you have?
A lot, if I really want something, I can be very focused It depends, sometimes yes, but usually I forget and slide Very little self discipline. I really can't control myself 

21. Do you use food as entertainment or for emotional reasons?

22. How do you feel about food?

23. If you've failed at dieting what was the main reason?
I got discouraged when I didn't see weight loss The diet was too difficult and I felt stressed I or someone close to me sabotaged my efforts 

24. If necessary for weight loss success, are you prepared to take vitamins/food supplements every day?

“Which is right for me?”