Bariatric Surgery (Stomach Reduction)
Get rid of your excess kilos
Obesity, which is one of the most important diseases of our time, is a discomfort that invites many diseases. It triggers the disease of sugar and blood pressure in the first place, it causes the diseases of the heart and veins and decreases the quality of life.In struggle with obesity when diet,exercise and drug fortification does not work out, the operation should be done to that person.
Stomach reduction surgery is an important operation in fighting with obesity. In today’s technology, millimetric holes are opened in the front wall of the abdomen without large incisions it is called laparoscopic operation, and 80-90% of the stomach being removed. In this way, excessive intake of food is avoided and the stomach is minimized by stomach reduction surgery. It is an important and effective operation for stomach reduction and achieves very successful results.In The World, it is now the most applied method, and when it is done by a professional surgeons, the patients can get their health back in a short time and easily.
After Bariatric Surgery
It is an extremely easy method to use and in a short time the patients return to their normal lives. After the operation the patients closely monitored by the doctor who perform the surgery.Patients with sleep apnea and sleep disturbance throughout their illness have also been observed to lose these problems as they lose weight. The lack of quality sleep causes the patient to be tired and careless in daily life and make hem continue to grow fat. With the bariatric operation and the weight being lost over time, the patients get rid of sleep apnea and have a better life. People with type II diabetes are relieved of this discomfort after surgery and do not use medication until they have lost weight.
Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery
Patients who immediately stand up after surgery do not have any pain or discomfort, and the traces of the incision are also lost over time. After bariatric surgery, weight loss begins to occur due to decreased stomach movements because of stomach shrinkage. At the same time, when the stomach tissue that produces ghrelin is removed during the operation of stomach reduction, it is started to lose weight due to the hormonal change experienced. The appetite is braked because the ghrelin region, a peptide protein, is removed with an appetite enhancing effect. The gastric fund has 10 to 20 times more ghrelin than the twelve finger intestines. With the removal of a large part of the stomach,the patients lose the ghrelin protein, which is appetizing and it make he patients lose weight faster and healthier without starvation feeling.
Leak Testing in Obesity
A leak test is also performed in our clinic, a special liquid is put into the stomach after the operation and the leak test is applied to the patient. This test, which reduces the risk of death, is a test that we do it to our patients after surgery, but it is not done by every doctor because its’ cost.
How is Body Mass Index calculated?
Calculate height squared (in centimeters), later divide the result to body weight.
According to the World Health Organization, the following body mass index ranges indicate whether a person is healthy or not.
• Less than 18.5 kg / m² Weak
• 18.5 to 24.9 kg / m² Normal overweight
• 25 to 29.9 kg / m² Overweight
• Obese between 30 and 39.9 kg / m²
• Those over 40 kg / m² are expressed as obese at a later stage
What diseases can obesity cause?
• For cardiovascular diseases
• Sleep apnea
• Fatty liver disease
• Asthma, Respiratory difficulties
• Musculoskeletal system disorders
• Problems related to metabolism
• Gall bladder diseases
• Many similar diseases like mental disorders cause obesity
What are the Nutrition Habits That Cause Obesity?
• Smoking and Alcohol usage
• Excess amount of pasta, rice and other main ingredients, dough
• Extremely excessive consumption of snacks
• Diet habits such as fast-foods are among the biggest causes of obesity