Obesity is a disaster waiting to happen. People are often terrified by merely the idea of them being obese. But obesity is not just a result of an imbalanced lifestyle or even hereditary or due to a medical condition in the patient. Obesity has to be taken care of in one way or another as it is the root of many diseases that may turn out to be fatal.
Obesity-related conditions include Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, joint pain, sleeping disorders, heart diseases, infertility issues and many more. As obesity is defined as the state of being grossly fat or overweight, the original resolution towards solving the problem is to lose weight. Losing weight is no simple task, as the first and most accessible solution is to lose it with exercises and other therapies.
Exercising needs a commitment which not many can give it. Additionally exercising alone is not enough, there has to be a mandatory diet plan to lose weight effectively. For many, this plan might not work out and thus they seek alternate solutions for the problem, medical intervention to be precise. Medical science has advanced to a level that it can also be used to control a person’s weight as well as take out the excess fat out of the body through surgical methods to restore parity and balance in the patient’s body.
To begin with, there are bariatric surgery options as well as cosmetic solutions for losing excess weight. Patients come in with a common perception regarding weight loss surgeries under the Bariatric unit. The most common questions asked around bariatric surgery is whether the procedure removes excess body fat and the answer is no, it does not. Bariatric surgeries are designed in a way that it creates safe alterations in how much the body can consume. Consumption methods are the main reason for obesity and hence keeping that under control will help lose the person the excess weight gained over time.
At Vinn Hospital’s Bariatric surgery department the following essential procedures are conducted –
- Gastric bypass
- Sleeve gastrectomy
- Mini gastric bypass
- Gastric bands
To understand it further, there are options to remove fat using a liposuction method in medical science although they do not fall under the bariatric unit’s range of expertise but under cosmetic surgeries. However, if the patient does choose bariatric surgical procedures, which are safe and medically sound methods to reduce obesity, they also have benefits in reducing risks on the following problems –
- Type 2 diabetes
- High blood pressure
- Heart disease
- Severe sleep apnea
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease
- Some types of cancers
If you have obesity issues and are actively looking for solutions towards it, Vinn Hospital’s in Hyderabad bariatric surgery unit is the best place for you. After initial diagnosis and making the patient understand the risks of the level of obesity being carried around, our specialists and bariatric doctors will provide comprehensive solutions to cure the problem. Connect with us and get the best possible method to reduce weight through bariatric surgeries.
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