6 Month Pre Bariatric Surgery Diet. Within 1 month to 2 months after the surgery you can start eating solid foods such as fresh fruits legumes vegetables bread whole grains proteins. Patients who follow the diet reduce their calorie intake eat healthier foods and drink more water.
Two days prior to surgery you will switch to a clear liquid diet. During the 6-month period you have the advantage of a head start because youll be monitored and checking in with your bariatric surgery team. The diet for a post-op gastric bypass patient consists of four stages.
One meeting with a nutritionist one with a social worker attend 1 educational meeting and 2 support group meetings.
Within 1 month to 2 months after the surgery you can start eating solid foods such as fresh fruits legumes vegetables bread whole grains proteins. You must come to grips with eating patterns that have doomed you in the past she. Cooked kidney beans and lentils are also excellent choices especially if you live a vegetarian lifestyle or do not enjoy the taste of meat. Discontinue any foods that cause vomiting nausea or abdominal discomfort.