Do’s and Don’ts for Successful Recovery From Sleeve Gastrectomy
By: Jody MacHugh, FNP-BC, CBN, RNFA
The sleeve gastrectomy is a bariatric procedure that is typically done laparoscopically. That means you will only have 5-6 small incisions on your abdomen. Successful recovery from sleeve gastrectomy begins as soon as you leave the operating room and you have rested enough.