Tag: <span>Surgery Date</span>

With record numbers of COVID-19 positive people currently in hospital, the HSE in Ireland is taking over some of the capacity of private hospitals. It’s expected that around 25% of capacity in private hospitals will be controlled by the HSE for a period of about 12 months. That’s going to…

News

I’m a few days into my pre-operation diet, and I’m finding it really tough going. I seem to feel hungry quite a lot of the time, even after just eating a meal. I guess it was never going to be easy moving from eating 3,000 calories (or more) a day…

Diet

I had a phone call from by bariatric surgeon’s secretary a few days ago, offering me a date for my gastric bypass in about a month’s time. I’ll be honest with you, when I got the call it came as a total shock! I wasn’t expecting to hear about about…

Surgery

I got a letter last week that my surgery is being delayed by at least a few months. I had originally been told it would happen in late February, but it now looks more likely to be in the summer. It seems that my surgeon has taken a few months…

Surgery

I’ve been through the all the pre-surgery assessments. I’ve met with the surgeon. All I need now is my date of surgery. It’s a bit frustrating waiting to know when this will happen. It seems that everything else is on hold until I get that date. I can’t book holidays,…

Surgery