In this video, Dr. Roshini Raj discusses the types of bariatric surgery and how they affect your body. Banding is a restrictive procedure that reduces the size of your stomach. There are two kinds: Laparoscopic Gastric Banding and Vertical Banded Gastroplasty.
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