Sleeve Gastrectomy Dubai

Gastric Sleeve Surgery In Dubai

Gastric sleeve surgery in Dubai is an accepted  save an effective procedure for weight loss all around the world. Sleeve surgery has become very popular due to the laparoscopic technique and it is a relatively easier  and safe technique. It has an immediate effect on weight loss through caloric restriction, as well as improved blood sugar control and, in some cases, reversal.

The procedure takes less time and is technically less complex than gastric bypass. Furthermore, unlike the Gastric band, it does not require  adjustment or the placement of a foreign body in the body. As a result, you can avoid making frequent visits to the surgeon for adjustments.

Our weight-loss surgeon, Dr Balaji, has mastered the laparoscopic techniques of performing all types of bariatric surgeries over the years. So, when it comes to opting for a precise and well-guided Sleeve Gastrectomy in Dubai, Dr. Balaji can be a highly reliable option.

What is a Sleeve Gastrectomy?

Sleeve Gastrectomy is a weight loss procedure that involves shrinking the stomach to a volume of 120 to 150 ml. Laparoscopic surgery is performed through small keyhole incisions. To reduce the chances of a leak, the stomach is stapled and cut at the same time with a stapling device, and sutures are used to reinforce the staple line.

Why is the surgery required?

The Gastric Sleeve Surgery Program is performed to minimise the size of the stomach, which restricts food intake and results in weight loss, making it easier for people who are overweight or motivated to lose weight.

Patients with a BMI of 35 or beyond, or those who have been diagnosed as obese by a healthcare provider, are candidates for this surgery.

How does the Sleeve Gastrectomy procedure work?

Weight loss after a procedure of Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Dubai occurs for a variety of reasons, including:

Procedure for Sleeve Gastrectomy

Health Benefits of Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Dubai

An analysis of several clinical studies, with a follow-up period of one to five years, has found that:

Other Benefits of Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Dubai

Looking for a highly professional surgeon for Sleeve Gastrectomy in Dubai? Consult Dr Balaji

Making the decision to undergo a Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery is a big step towards improving your health and quality of life. It is important to choose a highly skilled and experienced surgeon like Dr Balaji, who understands the complexities of this procedure and can provide personalized care for each patient. With his expertise, you can feel confident in achieving your weight loss goals and living a healthier lifestyle.

Don’t wait any longer; book an appointment with Dr Balaji today and take control of your health journey!

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FAQS for quick reference

Gastric sleeve surgery is by far a new procedure that is rapidly gaining popularity around the world. Surgeons began performing sleeve gastrectomy as part of the duodenal switch operation in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Over time, surgeons discovered that gastric sleeve surgery resulted in significant weight loss. This procedure became increasingly popular in the late 2000s and early 2010s. Large datasets of 5 years and more post-surgery follow-up showed sustained weight loss  In majority of the patients. However, it is also to be accepted that the chances of weight regain is more in a sleeve gastrectomy than the other available forms such as a gastric bypass.

Gastric sleeve surgery is the preferred procedure for obese patients who have oesophagal issues such as difficulty swallowing and gastroparesis (food stays in the stomach for an extended period of time). Patients suffering from acute gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), particularly those with Barrett’s oesophagus, should also opt for gastric sleeve surgery.

The majority of patients are discharged  the next dayafter gastric sleeve surgery in Dubai. Those recovering from this surgery are encouraged to drink plenty of water in order to stay hydrated. Pain from the small incisions is usually relieved at home with oral pain medications. Almost all patients can walk a few hours after gastric sleeve surgery and can begin their clear liquid diet the next morning.

This is a very contentious subject. After gastric sleeve surgery, some centres reported an increase in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). Other reports, on the other hand, indicated a decrease in GERD cases. Overall, antacid medications and lifestyle changes can usually alleviate heartburn after gastric sleeve surgery. However a gastric bypass surgery in the form of a Roux-en-Y gastric bypass  is a preferred optionin  someone who has gastroesophageal reflux symptoms.

Looking for a highly professional surgeon for Sleeve Gastrectomy in Dubai? Consult Dr Balaji

Making the decision to undergo a Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery is a big step towards improving your health and quality of life. It is important to choose a highly skilled and experienced surgeon like Dr Balaji, who understands the complexities of this procedure and can provide personalized care for each patient. With his expertise, you can feel confident in achieving your weight loss goals and living a healthier lifestyle.

Don’t wait any longer; book an appointment with Dr Balaji today and take control of your health journey!

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