Reduce Over Weight

Obesity is a major health hazard affecting almost one thir of Indian citizens.Normally we gain weight when we consume more calories from food than our body uses through its normal functions(basal metabolic rate- BMR)and physical activity. The unused calories are stored as fat . If we try to lose weight by starving or dieting ,metabolism slows down, resulting in futher weight gain.Severly obese people are approximately six times more likely to develop type-2.adult –onset diabetes.obesity can also affect the emotional well-being of a person adversely.But there are a few curses one can try.the Gastric bypass gold standard treatment is  one for them.In the Rouex-en- Y gastric bypass,the size of stomach is reduce by 90% .It is procedure that first divides the stomach into a small upper pouch and a much larger lower “remnant” pouch and then re-arranges the small intestine to connect both. The entire procedure is done laproscopically ,and requires three to four days hospital stay.

Post-operative concerns

The patient should not eat too much or too fast as it may cause vomiting or intestine pain under your breast bone .instead of eating regularsised meals three times a day .You ‘ll be required to eat four to six small meals.

Deficiences in protein ,iron and vitamin B12 are common after the surgery.Hence food items rich in these nutrients should be consumed more .The gastric bypass surgery keep at bay many ailments type-2 Diabetes mellitus, obstructive sleep apnea,hypertension and thyroid disorders among others.

Contact: Dr.Venu Gopal Pareek

MS, DNB, FBMS FAIS, FMAS, FIAGES,

Consultant Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon 

Apollo Spectra Hospital 

Kondapur Hyderabad

Obesity Control Centre

We offer complete weight reducing programs using the various Bariatric Surgeries. Most often morbidobesity can only be reduced surgically and Dr.Venugopal Pareek and his team are the best bet in this regard. Dr.Venugopal has extensive experience in surgically correcting issues pertaining to over weight.

We suggest the right weight reduction program

Every patient does not need bariatric surgery. Every new patient at our end undergoes comprehensive checkup, surgery is suggested for only those patients for whom non-surgical methods are in-effective in reducing their obesity.

After careful analysis of past history of the patient and weighing all pros and cons we suggest the best surgical / non-surgical method in addressing the obesity issues. The various common bariatric surgeries we offer

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Origin & History of Bariatric Surgery

The word Bariatric is derived from the greek word ‘Baro’ which means ‘heavy weight’. Modern usage of the word Bariatric is associated with field of medicine that deals with weight loss, weight control and obesity treatment.
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