Bariatric Surgery

About Bariatric Surgery in Bangalore

Being overweight is not easy to live with. It brings down the quality of life and causes intense issues in the long run. At TODs, we offer such morbidly obese people various weight loss surgery that ensures one lives a productive life. At TODs, the whole spectrum of metabolic surgeries is performed by 20+ years of experienced doctors. The surgery performed at TODs includes sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypasses, mini gastric bypass, and banded sleeve gastrectomies.

What is Bariatric Surgery?

Bariatric surgery is s a type of weight loss surgery that leads to successful long-term weight loss solutions. The surgery is done through tiny keyholes in the tummy, requiring 2 to 3 days of hospital stay. The scars after the surgery are minimal, and the healing process is quick. It is the best choice when all other attempts, like dieting, exercise, gym, and aerobics, fail to help you to lose weight.

Bariatric Surgery Benefits?

Many people mistake bariatric surgery for cosmetic surgery, but it is not. The significant benefit of Bariatric surgery is that it helps to lose weight and eliminate associated problems like diabetes, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, obesity-related infertility, obesity-related knee pain, obstructive sleep apnea, and many more. Bariatric surgery could be restrictive, malabsorptive, or a combination. Standard restrictive procedures are the gastric band and the sleeve gastrectomy. The gastric bypass and mini gastric bypass are a combination of restriction and malabsorption.

Qualification criteria for bariatric surgery:

1)BMI >37.5

2)BMI > 32.5 with two or more comorbidities.

Most of the people in Bangalore are health-conscious. They usually hit the gym or follow a diet plan to look fit and slim. Most of them can reduce weight through it. But the significant sector of people whose weight is 30 to 70 kgs more than their ideal weight is just unable to shed the extra kilos. Undergoing bariatric surgery is the best solution to reduce excess body weight.

In the current trend, the number of people opting for bariatric surgery is increasing periodically. The benefits of bariatric surgery are it improves the quality of life, resolution of diabetes, high blood pressure, and sleep apnea, and reduces knee joint pains. Bariatric surgery has been performed in India for the last 15 years. But awareness about, Bariatric surgery in Bangalore or weight loss surgery in Bangalore has taken a little more time. This is because people were a little more conservative and were captives of the myth that bariatric surgery is unsafe and associated with many complications.

The best thing is that in the current trends, people have started realizing that surgery is safe and helps people to live in good health and a better quality of life. Bariatric surgery helps cure people suffering from morbid obesity and its associated problems like diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, sleep apnea, primary infertility due to obesity, secondary infertility due to obesity, knee joint pains, etc.

Coming to the types of bariatric surgeries and weight-loss surgeries performed worldwide, Of these people and doctors are opting more for Sleeve gastrectomy surgery. With 20+ years of experience, Dr. Tulip is a pioneer in bariatric surgery and known to be one of the best bariatric surgeons in Bangalore. Bariatric surgery results are best, and it’s been a popular weight loss surgery over the years as it helps resolve type 2 diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and sleep apnea. Etc.