Meet the New Age Minimal Invasive Techniques of Weight Loss
Medicover Hospitals is pleased to announce the following new weight loss services as part of our commitment to providing world-class care.
This surgery is performed through small incisions in your abdomen. Your stomach is stapled and reduced to the size of a golf ball. Next, around 100-150 cm of the small intestine is bypassed and reconnected to your new small stomach. This procedure is restrictive and malabsorptive. Weight loss is rapid during the first year of the operation. This surgery provides improvement and usually resolution in obesity-related comorbidities such as hypertension, sleep apnea, and diabetes.
This procedure is performed through small incisions in your abdomen. A band causes restriction to the amount of food you eat. It is adjusted through an injection of saline through a port below the skin. The port is sewn to your abdominal wall. There will be multiple adjustments to the band made in the first year to aid in weight loss. The weight loss is slower with this procedure than the gastric bypass or sleeve gastrectomy.
This surgery is performed through small incisions in your abdomen. Your stomach is cut and Stapled reducing it by 75-80%. By having a smaller stomach you feel fuller faster, therefore, you eat less and lose weight. Please check if this operation is covered by your Insurance.