Bariatric Surgery is effective in reducing 50 to 85% of excess body weight. Most of the medical co-morbidities also improves or resolves along with the weight loss. Benefits include Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus resolution, improvement of hypertension and high cholesterol, resolution of obstructive sleep apnea, etc.
Bariatric surgery is performed to restrict the intake of food or to reduce absorption of food from stomach and intestine. Thus this procedure results in overall body weight reduction and helps improve associated medical disorders that result from excess body weight.
Professional Excellence in Obesity (Bariatric Surgery) and Diabetes Surgery Award, December 12, 2018, awarded to Dr. R. Padmakumar at the prestigious Indywood Medical Excellence Awards 2018 at HITEX, Hyderabad.Read More