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Weight Loss Surgery

Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery is an operative method applied for the highly obese people aiming reduction of weight. This surgery is made on the stomach and also sometimes on intestine with an objective to limit the patient’s food intake. Readmore

 

Metabolic Surgery

Several conventional procedures of bariatric surgery and novel gastrointestinal operative methods induce long-term relief of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). These surgical procedures are also strikingly progressing in other metabolic dysfunctions Readmore

 

Sleeve Gastrectomy

Sleeve gastrectomy for weight loss for morbid obesity was first demonstrated by Marceau in the year 1993 as a constituent of biliopancreatic diversion. After weight reduction surgery, more problems were observed in case of super-morbidly obese patients with higher rates of failure.Readmore

 

Gastric Balloon

A gastric balloon is an option for you if you want to avoid knife to lose your weight. Intragastric balloon (IGB) is also familiar with the gastric balloon. It is very simple and non-invasive process for treatment of the obese patient. Readmore

 

Adjustable Gastric Band

The laparoscopic adjustable gastric band is one of the minimally invasive surgical processes available for the treatment of the obesity. An adjustable gastric band is also known as ‘lap band’. The procedure includes implantation of a soft silicone ring with a stretchable Readmore

 

Mini Gastric Bypass

Mini gastric bypass surgery in short MGB is a laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery which is recommended for weight loss treatment. It is very similar in nature to the conventional roux-en-Y (RNY) surgery, with an exception that it has one connection with the small bowel. Readmore

 

Authored By Dr G Parthasarathy - Surgical Gastroenterologist, Hyderabad