Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
It is a fact that the field of obesity treatment India delivers world class service packages that are at par with the affluent nations like the US and the modern and rich European countries. The state of the art medical equipments and well supported speciality clinics and hospitals enables the Indian doctors to provide the best treatments with an objective to enable the customers for sustaining a healthy weight management inspired lifestyle. Besides these, Indian obesity surgeons are highly qualified and have vast international experience. Additionally, they are backed up by a team of dedicated medical assistance.
Popular obesity surgery procedures available in India
The popular obesity surgery procedures available in India for the medical tourists are:
• Gastric sleeve gastrectomy
• Gastric bypass
• Gastric balloon
• Gastric banding
• Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
• Gastric sleeve surgery
• Duodenal switch
What makes obesity a real menace?
Obesity is one of the primary reasons behind the heavy financial drainage encountered by families with obese members. It brings a host of health disorders that range from being slightly overweight to sickly overweight where the fat content of your body surpasses the manageable limits. You will not only become a social laughing stock but your day to day living will get hampered with respect to the size of your dresses, the quantity of foods required to make you feel fuller, space required to accommodate yourself and other issues will turn you embarrassing.
Obesity is a condition in which the natural energy supply stored inside the fatty tissues will be enhance to a point which could kill you.
The major causes of obesity are:
• Unhealthy lifestyle coupled with a permanent laid back attitude
• Lack of physical activity
• Genetic reasons in which becoming excessively obese is in your bloodline
• Hormonal disorders such as PCOS and Cushing’s syndrome
• Over eating and feeling voraciously on the junk food
Another surgical procedure will alter the path of the small intestine and redirect it to a small stomach bag and this procedure is known as a gastric bypass surgery. The bariatric surgeries have controlled diabetes and even improved the cardiovascular health in obese patients. Further, the overall mortality rate due to obesity has come down to 23% from an alarming 40% due to the bariatric surgeries. Basically, the bariatric surgery procedures are categorized into restrictive procedures, mal-absorptive procedures and a blend of both.