For an effective and safe surgery, the consultation process is quite significant; this process should cover every medical detail about the patients including BMI value, prior surgeries and medical procedures, any obesity related or chronic disease and regularly used medications.
Gastric sleeve is a laparoscopic surgery which is performed under general anesthesia.
During the procedure, approximately %80 of the stomach is removed out through very small incisions made around the belly; the procedure is performed with tiny monitoring devices which gives the full control to surgeon for precision and safety of the operation. The capacity of the stomach is reduced; hunger hormone Ghrelin is removed out as well.
The surgery lasts around 1-1,5 hour depending on the individual condition of the patients. Gastric sleeve requires 3 nights of hospital stay for a healthy start to recovery and the leakage tests to be done properly.
Gastric sleeve is a surgical procedure which involves proper incisions and sutures; therefore, recovery period requires enough care and attention. The post-op instructions will be given by your surgeon and they should be followed closely.
The fact that the operation is performed laparoscopically is very effective on the smooth recovery. Pain during the first a few days is quite normal; it can be accompanied by nausea.
After patients are discharged from hospital, they will be provided with a suitable nutrition plan to make sure they get enough and required nutrition for their body; nutrition plan helps patients to adapt to new eating habits. These plan starts with clear liquids and gradually progresses through the solid foods.
Within the first 2 months, patients achieve some very good results; the total process of weight loss lasts until a year. As the weight loss progresses, %90 of obesity related medical conditions disappears and possible future medical conditions are prevented.
Turkey is a popular destination for bariatric surgeries; one of the most demanded obesity surgery in Turkey by international patients is gastric sleeve due to its magnificent, quick, permanent results and very cheap package prices. Gastric sleeve cost in Turkey may vary depending on the package services and the personalized treatment plan; to get information on prices for gastric sleeve in Mono Obesity Surgery for your individual condition, please get in touch with us.
It’s weight loss surgery to remove part of your stomach, leaving the left side in a long, sleeve-like shape.
This reduces your stomach size, limiting the amount you can eat. It also changes the way your hormones work, so you’ll feel full more quickly than before.
Other benefits are an improvement or a reduced risk of developing weight-related conditions such as type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
If your body mass index (BMI) is 35 or more and you’ve been struggling to lose weight even while maintaining a healthy lifestyle, this could be an option for you.
You must also be fit for surgery and general anaesthetic to be considered for gastric sleeve surgery.
Sometimes, gastric sleeve surgery is carried out before you can have gastric bypass surgery. In this case, you’ll need to wait for up to 18 months after your gastric sleeve surgery before being assessed for the second operation. By that time, you should have lost a significant amount of weight.
Gastric sleeve surgery is different to a gastric bypass as a bypass involves creating a small pouch at the top of the stomach which is then connected to the small intestine, redirecting past (bypassing) the rest of the stomach.
The surgery won’t stop you craving or eating unhealthy food, so you must be willing to make long-term lifestyle changes. Turkei gastirc sleeve surgery ensure your sleeve surgery will work long-term, you need to be committed to eating three low-sugar meals a day while avoiding snacks and sugary drinks. You should also avoid drinking liquids with your meals and increase the amount of exercise you do.
You should also consider other ways to relax or improve your mood, instead of relying on food.