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What is Bariatric Surgery?

Welcome to the world of bariatric surgery.

In this article, we will explore the different types of surgery, who is a candidate, the benefits and risks, and the preparation and recovery process.

Bariatric surgery is a medical procedure that aims to help obese individuals lose weight. It is a solution for those who have tried and failed with non-surgical weight loss methods. However, it is important to note that obesity surgery is not suitable for everyone. Candidates must meet certain criteria, such as having obesity-related comorbidities and having a high body mass index (BMI). Candidates must also undergo psychological evaluations and be mentally prepared for surgery.

Bariatric surgery provides significant weight loss and improvement in comorbidities, resulting in improved quality of life and improved mental health. However, it is important to remember that due to the risks and possible complications associated with surgery, you may require additional surgeries in the future. After surgery, patients must make significant lifestyle changes, including adopting a new diet and exercise routine. They should also attend follow-up appointments and receive ongoing support from healthcare professionals.

The path to bariatric surgery begins with medical evaluations and tests to ensure the patient is suitable for surgery. Preoperative diet and exercise requirements then prepare the body for surgery. Surgery takes place in a hospital and patients have a recovery period after surgery. During this time, it is necessary for them to adhere to post-operative diet and lifestyle changes to maximize the results of the surgery. Ongoing support and follow-up care are critical to maintain sustained weight loss and overall health. In conclusion, bariatric surgery is a life-changing procedure for individuals struggling with severe obesity. It offers the potential for significant weight loss and improvement in overall health. However, it is important to evaluate the risks and commitments required for a successful outcome. With proper preparation, support and follow-up care, bariatric surgery can offer the opportunity for a new life.

Can I have obesity surgery in Muğla?

Certainly! Associate Professor Dr. Ilgaz Kayılıoğlu has been performing obesity surgery surgeries for more than 10 years. To make an appointment immediately, you can call 532 349 8119 or send a message via WhatsApp.

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