How Much Weight Will I Lose?
The amount of weight you’ll lose depends on many factors, including your:
- Weight before surgery
- Overall health
- Surgical procedure
- Ability to exercise
- Commitment to your dietary guidelines and other follow-up care
On average, patients lose about a fifth of their excess weight in the first 10 weeks. About 75 percent of people eventually lose at least half of their excess weight and keep it off for at least five years.