Gastric sleeve surgery, also known as Gastric Sleeve Resection or Sleeve Gastrectomy, is one of the restrictive procedures Dr. Arsalla Islam provides. The procedure uses stomach stapling to create a gastric sleeve. The stomach is stapled vertically into two sections: one section on the left (the sleeve) and another on the right. The stomachs natural connection to the small intestine is at the bottom of the sleeve;
Dr. Arsalla Islam
Dr. Arsalla Islam, order MD, FACS, is a board certified vascular, endovascular and bariatric surgeon. She has joined the My Bariatric Solutions team as a bariatric surgeon and is one of the only vascular surgeons in the Alliance medical community. Prior to joining the My Bariatric Solutions team and opening her practice, she was at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in North Carolina. There she completed a fellowship in vascular and endovascular surgery. Dr. Islam received her medical degree in 1996 from King Edward Medical University in Pakistan followed by a residency in surgery and fellowship in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric procedures, both at UT Southwestern.