Non-invasive (laparoscopic) Surgeries
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
Mini Gastric Bypass
No, medical management – where diet is controlled and exercise and medications are used – is also available for overweight patients. Weight loss in these patients is usually about 3-6 kilograms.
For obese patients with comorbidities like diabetes, hypertension, sleep apnea, infertility, back pain and knee joint pains, surgery is often considered the best treatment since they need urgent attention.
Regular consultations with the surgeon, limiting your food intake, taking adequate proteins and micronutrients alongside periodic check-ups are the recommended ways to go. Patients can lead a normal life post the operation.