Hair Loss After Bariatric Surgery: Causes & Prevention

Sep 7, 20227:00pm CEST1.5 hours

Hair loss is a commonly reported complaint after bariatric surgery. It can have a negative impact on the well-being of your patients. Research shows that hair loss can be brought on by micronutrient deficiencies that frequently occur after bariatric surgery (Zhang et al.,2021). Vitamin and mineral shortages can pose several adverse physical and mental health risks. Pre-operative supplementation could be the solution.