What are Weight-Loss Surgeries?
Weight loss surgeries are also called bariatric surgical procedures. This is because they help to adjust the shape and features of the digestive system. There are different types of surgical processes, each of their effects in their own way. For example, some treatments help you lose weight through the limitation of food, and some do by limiting the number of nutrients you take in.
Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeons in Dubai
If you are tired of being obese & associated societal prejudices , you are at the right place. Doctor Girish Juneja is one of the best laparoscopic and bariatric Surgeons in Dubai, with experience of 30 years in this field and a suautained follow-up rate of 85%. He has been heading different surgical operations branches in well-known hospitals in Dubai. Currently , he is the director of laparoscopic and bariatric services in Al Zahra hospital , Dubai. He & his team design plans for the obese people according to the established , weel proven weight loss practices. Also, Dr Girish team provides you with all the professional guidance related to the surgeries and post-surgery activities.
Sleeve Gastrectomy: Type of Bariatric Surgery
Sleeve gastrectomy is also known as vertical sleeve gastrectomy or sleeve surgery & in this procedure by removing the stomach’s outer part , restriction of the intake of food is induced . It results in leaving a sleeve of the belly whose shape and size form a banana and the muscle whose function is to empty the stomach from food and move it into the gut, known as pylorus. Also, a “leak test” is taken inside the operating room before the surgery starts for extra protection and ensures that no problem happens during or after the operation.
How Sleeve Gastrectomy is Better Than Other Bariatric Surgeries
Sleeve surgery is better than other surgeries because it does not involve the rerouting or reconnecting of intestines or any kind of banding device that needs to be implanted on the operated part of the stomach so doesnot induce malabsorption.How Sleeve Gastrectomy Helps in Weight Loss
The affected person feels full even after consuming a less amount of food after the dimensions of the stomach are lowered by the sleeve gastrectomy. Also, the upper ( fundus) part, which contains the hormone that makes people hungry, is removed in this surgery, which helps in weight loss. After the surgery is done, efficient care must be taken through diet and exercise not to gain back excess weight again.
Advantages of Sleeve Gastrectomy
Weight loss typically is commonly quicker with sleeve gastrectomy surgery than others. The surgical danger is lower than other bariatric surgeries, while weight reduction is comparable & it avoids malabsorption , internakl hernia problems , dumping syndrom as associated with other surgeries like gastric bypass.