Hmm... I need to find out myself. I don't know what is the right answer. I'll do some research in Google and get back to you if I bump into an anything. You should email the people at Medifast as they probably could answer your Medifast question..
In the US the surgeon has the final say. I dont know of a single one who would cancel a.
With your list of co-moribidities b/c he/she knows the.
Will resolve them. I do however agree with the need for WLS folks not to rely solely on a surgeon as they move along the path. Surgeons only deal with their specialty...
How was the surgeon able to detect Fybromyalgia? I thought that was fairly hard to diagnose? Also, my program required me to get a full physical from an internist associated with the bariatric program, and in addition, he visited me in the hospital after the.
If your program doesn't require it, I agree, it's something everyone should do!!..
I had to see my Dr. in order to be referred for the.
To begin with! Here in NY they will not even let make an appointment with out being referred from you PC Dr. Before the.
You also need to have a pre op clearance appt, with your PC Dr.!.
Good advice though.
I am part of a clinic protocol and was referred by my former GP. I was on the waiting list for almost two years and worked with the clinic for almost two years. In that time, I divorced my GP and never picked up another..
I have seen 7 other doctors (surgeon, lung function, internists, body scan, etc.) but relied upon the clinic for my general health. Mistake..
The internist touched 18 points where the effects of FM will manifest. I started.
On the fifth and almost passed out on the ninth. He was sure. I'll take his word for it until after the.
, when I get a new GP and a second opinion...
Here in Tennessee...The program I went thru was thru the dr who also does the.
And up front before anything is even considered - at the consultation a complete physical is required to be done both with my GBP/surgery dr along with all my other drs - and all the test results and such are then forwarded to the GBP dr...
Yes, I had the full physical at the time of the consult and admission too..
I did not get one prior to / close to the date of my.
(Wednesday) and my clinic requires one...