Obesity or over-weight condition is one of the concerning issues for a large number of people these days, not only in India but all around the world. Bariatric surgery is considered highly effective method for such people who have not been benefited by other types conventional diet plans, exercise and various other weight loss program.
Several risk factors that are associated with over-weight and obesity comprise heart disease, diabetes, arthritis and even may lead to cancer as well. Thus it is imperative to check your weight before it starts giving you big trouble. An ideal candidate is the one who have BMI of over 40kg/m2 and is on the verge of various cardiovascular risk disease.
It is a surgical procedure that reduces your obesity and body weight by surgically decreasing the size of the stomach. The doctors utilizes gastric band or use a gastric band to reduce the size of the stomach. By the virtue of this surgery there is significant decline in appetite that ultimately result in weight loss.
Different types of Bariatric Surgery
There are various types of Bariatric Surgery such as:
- Gastric Bypass Surgery
- Gastric Banding
- Sleeve Gastroectomy
- Biliopancreatic Diversion
- Duodenal Switch
- Roun-en-y Gastric Bypass