by Internet Medical Society
A sleeve gastrectomy surgery is the weight loss surgery in India which worked by resecting a major portion of the stomach by creating a sleeve without disrupting the normal connections with oesophagus and the small intestine. This surgery does not cause any change in the order of a digestive system and hence the results has lower complication rates, less malabsorption with quicker recovery. It works by limiting the amount of foods which can be consumed since it makes the stomach smaller so that the patient feel fuller soon after eating a small portion. This is due to removal of fundus, an area which secretes ghrelin, a hunger hormone which is from the stomach. Hence, this surgery helps the patient feel less hungry through a hormonal mechanism which will help to reduce your calorie intake and lead to massive weight loss.
You are an ideal candidate for the sleeve gastrectomy surgery if you are more than 100 pounds your ideal body weight or 80 pounds overweight and have obesity related problems such as hyper tensions, sleep apnea, diabetes, etc. The benefits of undergoing the sleeve gastretcomy surgery in India includes, less cost than other procedure, few complications such as vitamin deficiency and malabsorption compared to other bariatric procedures, control of co-morb if conditions is equally good, produces similar results to other bariatric procedures and sustain the order of the digestive tract which ensures to reduce the risks of GERD and ulcers.
This procedure is performed laparoscopically and the surgeon will make two to five small incisions on the abdomen to pass the instruments through them. A sleeve will be created with the anatomy of the stomach and the remaining stomach will be stapled using the surgical staples. This weight loss surgery will last for about 60 to 90 minutes. You would stay at the hospital for two to three days post surgery to monitor your recovery. Some of you may feel discomfort post procedure which will be taken care with the help of medications. The surgeon and dietician will provide you a diet regimen stating the instruction to sip plain water which should be followed properly for smooth recovery.
Most patients can expect losing around 50 to 80 percent of their excess body weight over a period of six to 12 months post sleeve gastrectomy surgery. Typically, it will take about a week or ten days to return back to work and about a month to six weeks before resuming the exercises. You will need to stay for a total of 10 days in India for the sleeve gastrectomy surgery.
At Cosmetic and Obesity Surgery Hospital India, we recognize the importance of excellent health and well-being of our patients and hence we offer the cheapest sleeve gastrectomy surgery to achieve total weight loss. Our network of the best bariatric surgeons and the top bariatric surgery hospitals in India helps us to assists you in finding the best sleeve gastrectomy surgery in India at the most affordable costs. The cost of surgery in India will vary as per the location and the facility chosen for the procedure. Usually, the sleeve gastrectomy surgery cost in India starts from $5500 and this will vary as per the choice of medical facility, surgeon and location.
An executive will be allocated with your case that will take personalized interest to design a tailor made treatment plan for our patients from abroad and will assist you throughout your medical journey in India. He/she will provide you information of the duration as well as the cost of the sleeve gastrectomy in India that too within your budget. You should go through the information regarding the surgery and can also talk with our bariatric surgeon who will help you steer clear off all your worries and anxieties. This will help you decide the right kind of bariatric surgery for your condition. Our team will take care to offer you with hassle free arrangements for surgeries, examinations, travel, stay, recovery in India.