Gagner, Michel's Physician Profile
315 Place D'Youville, #191
Montreal, QC 2
General Surgery Board Certified
Fellow American College of Surgeon (FACS)
Fellow American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeon (FASMBS)
Member American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeon (ASMBS)
1. Approximately how many DS's have you performed
How many in past 2 years?
2. Do you offer the DS for any patient who meets the NIH criteria for bariatric surgery? Yes
Do you limit its availability to those with BMI > 50? No
3. Do you perform the DS,
Planned two-stage procedure? Yes
If so, what are your criteria for requiring a planned two-stage procedure?
"Case by case basis for BMI > 65 or conversions of gastric bypass to DS laparoscopically."
4. Do you have self-pay plan for patients with limited or no health insurance? No
Does this include a follow up period? No
5. Do you do revisions of other bariatric surgeries to the DS,
Adjustable Band? Yes
Gastric bypass? Yes
Last Updated : 12/08/2014