Obesity can lead to many life-threatening weight-related health problems such as type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, cancer and infertility. One way to weight loss and combat obesity is bariatric surgery. If you didn’t get suitable result from diet and exercise, usually doctors recommend performing this surgery. Gastric sleeve surgery or vertical sleeve gastrectomy is one type of bariatric surgery that help to rapid weight loss. In terms of doctors, if you have extreme obesity with body mass index (BMI) score of 40 or higher, or you have at least one significant obesity-related condition with BMI score of 35 to 39, you are the best candidate for Gastric Sleeve surgery. Be sure, if you perform Gastric Sleeve in Iran, the Iranian skilled surgeons choose the best medical techniques like laparoscopy, so that you can tolerate the least side effects.
How is vertical sleeve gastrectomy performed?
This minimally invasive procedure is done using general anesthesia and laparoscope. A Laparoscope is a small and thin tube with a tiny camera at its tip. Surgeon insert this instrument into your abdomen through several small incisions. During sleeve gastrectomy almost 80 percent of your stomach (especially the outer curved part of the stomach) is removed and remained a banana-shaped organ. In fact after reducing stomach volume, the part of your stomach that produces ghrelin hormone (hunger hormone) is also cut away, and you feel that you should eat less than before. 2 or 3 days after the surgery you can come back home.
Benefits of doing Gastric Sleeve in Iran
When you lose a lot of weight quickly, there is a risk of sagging skin on different parts of the body. Iranian experienced and trained surgeons in addition to Gastric Sleeve in Iran can also help you in the field of body contouring. Even if, the original sleeve gastrectomy did not do well in your country, all of additional surgeries to repair, can be done in Iran's hospitals and clinics with high rates of efficacy at an affordable price.
Gastric Sleeve works by making your stomach smaller, so you eat less. If you follow a healthy diet and regular exercise after this surgery, you could be able during 24 months lose more than 50 percent of your excess weight. Carefultrip Center consultants can help you to perform this type of weight loss surgery in Iran. Just enough get in touch with them.