Can you drink coffee after ESG?
Black Coffee is allowed without sugar and no creamer. Starting week 2 the patient is on a soft foods, low sugar, low fat diet for 3 weeks. (Anything you can mash up with a fork, avoid meat) Please see the ESG Post-Operative Diet page for a details.
How painful is endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty?
The patient experiences little or no pain during the procedure. Because it is an outpatient procedure, ESG is associated with an even quicker recovery time than minimally invasive weight-loss surgical procedures.
Can stomach stretch after ESG?
As a result, you can gain weight, even after gastric sleeve surgery. The important thing to remember is that the stomach can and will stretch a small amount—that’s normal.