Gastrectomy: A Transformative Solution in Patna, Bihar
Sleeve Gastrectomy, also known
as lateral sleeve gastrectomy, is an advanced weight loss surgical procedure
offered at Big Apollo Spectra Hospital, Patna. This surgical technique focuses
on eliminating excess abdominal fat, making it a popular choice for individuals
seeking effective weight reduction.
Purpose of Sleeve
Sleeve gastrectomy serves to
restrict the capacity of the stomach, effectively controlling food intake. The
procedure triggers hormonal changes that contribute to weight loss. By
addressing obesity, this surgery significantly reduces the risk of
weight-related health complications, including:
- Heart disease
- High blood
- High cholesterol
- Type II Diabetes
- Infertility due to
This procedure is recommended
when conventional weight loss methods yield limited results. Sleeve gastrectomy
in Patna is suitable if:
- Body Mass Index
(BMI) is 40 or above, indicating high obesity and severe health risks.
- BMI falls between
35 to 39.9, signifying obesity and potential health problems.
The surgery, performed at Big
Apollo Spectra Hospital, Patna, involves creating multiple small incisions
around the abdomen. Through these incisions, small instruments are inserted to
complete the procedure. Regional anaesthesia ensures your comfort during the
Sleeve gastrectomy typically
lasts one to two hours. Afterward, you'll be monitored in the observation room.
The surgery comes with both short-term and long-term risks:
Short-term risks include:
- Excessive bleeding
- Blood clots
- Lung and breathing
- Leakage around
- Nausea and
Before undergoing sleeve
gastrectomy, thorough medical and physical assessments are conducted to ensure
your eligibility. It's crucial to abstain from tobacco and alcohol in the weeks
leading up to the surgery. Consultation with your doctor is essential for
making an informed decision about this transformative procedure, which requires
a commitment to permanent lifestyle changes for sustained weight loss.
For appointments at Big Apollo
Spectra Hospital, Patna, call 0612-3540100. Seek medical guidance for
eligibility and preparation.