Infographic: Bariatric Recovery Meal Plans

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Bariatric surgery is a huge step in the direction towards a healthy life – but it doesn’t happen all at once. Recovery from bariatric surgery happens one notch at a time, which can be discouraging if you don’t have a plan in front of you. From clear liquid to pureed diet, all the way to stabilization, our infographic outlines a diet plan for each of the five steps on your bariatric recovery. Read more to help your body adapt to healthier eating habits and find recipes to inspire your healthy eating habits on UPMC’s Bariatric Diet Resource for Recovery:


Bariatric Surgery

If you’re struggling with obesity and you’re ready to lose weight, the UPMC bariatric surgery team can help you find a healthier, happier you. Our multidisciplinary approach includes personalized care from all our team members — before, during, and after your surgery. You could be a candidate for weight loss surgery if you are 80 to 100 pounds overweight or have a Body Mass Index (BMI) over 40. Learn more about the UPMC Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. Read More