Scientiﬁc evidence proves that overweight leads to many health problems and is the corner stone for many lifestyle conditions. It’s good to know them but with a hope that the cure is just round the corner. Bariatric surgery is a surgical remedy that helps you lose weight by making changes to your digestive system. Some types of bariatric surgeries make your stomach smaller, allowing you to eat and drink less at one time and makes you feel full sooner. Other bariatric surgeries also change your small intestine.
Bariatric surgery could be an option if you have severe obesity and no other weight reduction remedy was helpful. Bariatric surgery also may be an option if you have serious health problems, such as type 2 diabetes or sleep apnea, related to obesity. Bariatric surgery can improve many of the medical conditions linked to obesity, especially type 2 diabetes.
At Sanjeevini Hospital, we perform different types of weight loss surgeries with a greater success rates. Bariatric surgery has provided and improved quality of life for a very large number of obese patients who approached us. We have state-of-art equipment and skilful surgeons who provide incomparable patient care.
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Here are the different bariatric surgery options for you:
1. Gastric Bypass Surgery
In this procedure the top of the stomach is divided into a small pouch. Then the small intestine is divided into two parts and the bottom part is connected to the new stomach pouch. The top portion of the small intestine is then connected to the bottom part of small intestine. This procedure helps in by making the stomach get less absorption of nutrients and gradually lose weight.
2. Sleeve Gastrectomy
The stomach is shaped in a banana type tube by removing about 80% of the stomach. Due to this bariatric sleeve surgery, the food intake becomes less as the size of the stomach reduces to hold much food.
3. Gastric Band
In this type of bariatric surgery a band is used. The band is placed above the top portion of the stomach the food is collected in this pouch and the stomach is present below the band. This gastric band surgery can be reversed as well as adjusted. This surgery is easily available in many cities and bariatric surgery in Bangalore is quite famous for their treatment.