"Lisa Shaikh is a young 20 years old girl, who underwent a laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy 1 year ago. She lost 59 kg and came down from 140 kg to 81 kg. from being a youngster who was hesitant to even step out of the house, today she has transformed into a beautiful girl brimming with confidence and ready to take on life!"
Every patient wishes to get the best care for their ailment. And hence, each one of us looks for the best doctor in the concerned specialty. When it comes to bariatric surgery, how do we find the best doctors? Well, this is no easy task as there is a multitude of talented doctors in our
While undergoing any surgery, safety is of primary concern. Even today, the thought of undergoing surgery can send shivers down anyone’s spine. Hence it is important to understand the pros and cons of the proposed operation in detail. During my consults, one of the most important and detailed discussions is around complications of bariatric surgery.
There are many types of bariatric surgeries. The five standard bariatric operations as per the Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI) and IFSO are- Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Laparoscopic Roux-en y gastric bypass Laparoscopic One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass (OAGB/MGB) Laparoscopic Duodenal Switch Additionally, there are modifications of standard operations, newer
I woke up this morning and the first message I read was from Mariam Lakdawala. It brought a smile to my face as there couldn’t have been a more #positive start for this #NewYear! One of our old patients had shared with us that she had finally been able to conceive after a long struggle.
As a #bariatric team, we believe in pre surgery preparation of our patients. Presurgery preparation is a win win situation for both, patient as well as the surgeon. Some of the advantages are listed below- 1. It helps the patient to lose weight before surgery. This makes the surgery easy for me and reduces anesthesia