If obesity has eaten the most part of your healthy lifestyle, then a Bariatric Surgery is one of the most efficient ways to cut down that excess fat. Obesity can cause a lot of damage to the human body if neglected. Anything over 35-45kg beyond your BMI [Body Mass Index] is considered as harmful obesity. It can restrict your metabolic activity, might put pressure on your knees while walking, and might be very harmful for your heart as well. And these could lead to further complications and diseases like Diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure, etc.
There are many ways to tone down and get back to the body's healthy BMI. Exercising regularly and maintaining a strict diet is the most recommended healthy method to keep a watch on the excess weight. However, in certain scenarios where the excess fat is increasing at an alarming rate, doctors recommend the patients to go for this Bariatric Surgery. Studies and evidence even prove that patients who have gone for bariatric surgery suffering with extreme obesity have had a life saving experience even lowering the death rate when paired with healthy eating and lifestyle.
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Bariatric Surgery in Hyderabad can be especially good in super-specialty hospitals where the hospital is equipment with advanced instruments and have subject matter expertise on board. Bariatric Surgeons in Hyderabad has proved time and again that their skills and knowledge has set quality standards and raised the bar for Bariatric Surgery in India on the whole.
The principal objective of this surgery is to restrict the food intake and cut on the extra fat by cutting out the excess food intake. Bariatric surgery is designed to alter or interrupt this digestion process so that food is not broken down and absorbed in the usual way. A reduction in the amount of nutrients and calories absorbed enables patients to lose weight and decrease their risk for obesity-related health risks or disorders.
Based on the severity of the patient and the body type, this procedure has been categorized into mainly 4 kinds:
- Adjustable gastric banding (AGB)
- Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB)
- Biliopancreatic diversion with a duodenal switch (BPD-DS)
- Vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG)
As mentioned, each kind of the surgery is adapted for its own advantages and reasons based on the condition of the patient. Each kind comes with it set of pros and cons which will be analyzed and filtered out keeping in mind the factors relating to the patient in the case. These factors may include the current BMI, dietary pattern, their medical history and other health related problems and if they have had any other surgeries [especially in the stomach region]. A Bariatric surgeon should be able to analyze and conclude on the type of surgery the patient has to undergo.