After your Gastric Plication surgery, you will have to make some changes in your daily diet. In the first couple of weeks, patients will have to take liquids: water, milk or juice. As your body starts to get used to the new changes, you can add vegetables and soups to your diet.
For week five and six, the food can begin to have more consistency and different textures, in this stage of recovery you start to eat yogurt and fruit. After week six, patients can start to follow their new bariatric diet prescribed by their surgeons. Light exercise can begin one month after the surgery.