Gastric reduction and co-operative bowel reduction operations can also be performed to perform operations for obesity and diabetes surgery.
These operations are not applied to each patient. In order for the operations to be successful, detailed consultation is required before the operation. Based on the complaints of our clients, a comprehensive diagnostic process is initiated in our hospital. The necessary surgical intervention is applied if our specialists find it appropriate. The operation process is started after all the necessary procedures are performed.
Which types of patients can these operations be performed?
These surgical procedures for the treatment of obesity and diabetes are applied to patients between 18 and 60 years of age. A detailed examination is carried out by a team of internal medicine, psychologist and nutritionist. Body Mass Index (BMI), more than 40, less if the findings of metabolic diseases are the basis for evaluation. These operations, which are not performed under the age of 18 years, can be performed according to the physical condition of the patients over 60 years of age.
How Is A Path Followed Before Gastric Shrink Surgery?
The operations performed in the treatment of obesity, such as gastric reduction, are performed in accordance with the personal characteristics and needs of the patient. The operation is carried out after determining whether the patient will benefit from the surgeries by examining all aspects of the patient. It is determined whether the patient will be able to adapt after surgery. The patient is firstly given training on lifestyle after surgery and the differences that he will experience within 1.5-2 years after surgery are explained. After all of them are reviewed and the patient is convinced, surgery is decided. Here, the mutual trust of the doctor and the patient is very important.
How Long Does It Take Results?
Fifty percent of excess weight is lost in the first 6 months after gastric reduction operations. In the second 6 months, 75% of overweight is given in one year. The patient is expected to reach the ideal weight after a year and a half. At this point, it is important that the patient fully complies with all diets and prevention programs. Especially the first 6 months after surgery are very important.