Bariatric Surgery Pre-OP Diet

Dr. Jalil Illan Fraijo / Resources

Nutritional Guidelines Before Bariatric Surgery

Before bariatric surgery, it is crucial to follow specific guidelines, which reduce the severity of co-morbidities and reduce operating room and recovery time.
These pre-op bariatric surgery guidelines help to:

  • Reduce liver size and intra-abdominal fat
  • Improves visual field for your surgeon
  • Reduces problems with co-morbidities
  • Increases patient’s understanding of post-op requirements
  • Reduces operating time
  • Reduces post-operative risks
Nutritional Food


It is essential to communicate first with your nutritionist to see what will be ideal for you.

If you have any further questions about this topic, we invite you to share them with us in the comments section or through our email

Download Your Preoperative Diets HERE

Pre-op Liquid Diet

Pre-op 1 Week Diet

Pre-op 2 Week Diet

Pre-op 3 Week Diet

Pre-op 4 Week Diet

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