To be followed for two weeks before surgery and two weeks after surgery
Please contact the bariatric dietitian if you have questions about this plan or which products to choose: 912-350-2168 or 912-350-0845.
Replace meals with protein supplements, up to four per day. We encourage you to use one of the brands listed below. If you choose a non-recommended brand, it must fit the following guidelines:
20 grams of protein and 5 grams or LESS of net carbohydrates per serving
(Net carbohydrates = total carbohydrates, minus dietary fiber)
Each day, you may also have all three of the following snack options:
Each day, you may have unlimited amounts of bariatric-approved beverages that contain no sugar, caffeine, or carbonation. Examples include:
We recommend that all patients take the Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), 50 to 100 mg per day.
Gastric bypass patients should take the following daily:
Laparoscopic band patients should take the following:
Sleeve gastrectomy patients should take the following:
Recommended Annual Blood Work:
Blood should be drawn after fasting. Please fax results to us at 912-350-9037.