This 90-minute session will present post-operative management decision-making regarding the utilization and efficacy of different diagnostic tests and procedures for common and challenging post-operative bariatric complications using a case-presentation format.

Learning Objectives

  1. To determine ideal diagnostic testing for endoscopic revision.
  2. To determine ideal diagnostic testing for GERD after metabolic surgery.
  3. To determine how to diagnosis and surgically manage nutritional deficiencies after malabsorptive metabolic procedures

1:30pm Obesity recurrence and resistance after MBS: diagnostic algorithm for endoscopic revision
1:45pm GERD after SG: does diagnostic testing change management?
2:00pm GERD after RYGB: myth or reality and how to figure it out-
2:15pm Abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting after bypass procedures- CT scan for all?-
Linden A Karas, MD FACS
2:30pm Nutritional deficiencies after malabsorptive procedures- how to diagnosis and when to surgically revise-
Abdelrahman Nimeri, MD
2:45pm Question and Answer
3:00pm Adjourn