Weight loss surgeries – How it works and how much it can benefit?

Different weight loss surgeries

The most reliable remedy in the recent times has been weight loss surgeries in Dubai, with backing from various reputed health institutions it has now become one sure shot way to lose weight. There are different weight loss surgeries for varied body types and weight loss requirement and each surgical procedure comes with set requirements and expected weight loss results. Three most prominent weight loss surgeries offered by some of the best weight loss surgeon in Dubai are gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass surgery.

The first one is Gastric Banding in Dubai which requires placing a band around the uppermost part of the stomach and dividing the stomach into two portions one is a smaller one and other a larger portion. It doesn’t require any sort of opening or removing any part of stomach or intestine. Food will pass through the complete digestive tract in usual manner and body will absorb all the nutrients, but only difference will be that the person will feel fulfilled in smaller diet, which triggers weight loss. The procedure is quite effective for people looking to loose around 30 to 40 percent of their total weight loss.

The other process known as Sleeve Gastrectomy requires to remove approximately 60 to 80 percent of the stomach and it is reduced to the shape of a tube. Here the volume of the stomach is considerable decreased means restricted food intake and faster weight loss. The surgical procedure will not alter the functioning of the stomach or intestines but only reduces it in size, which means the person will feel fulfilled with a small food intake. Sleeve Gastrectomy in Dubai is highly effective procedure and reduces around 50 to 60 percent weight.

Gastric bypass is one of the most effective weight loss surgery in Dubai and other GCC nations where a surgeon sections off a portion of the stomach to create a small pouch. It doesn’t requires to remove rest of the stomach but just disconnects it from the pouch. The pouch receives the food which means lesser food intake, lesser calorie absorption and faster weight loss. Gastric bypass surgery in Dubai is recommended for people with higher weight loss requirements as it causes 60 to 70 percent weight loss.

Dr. Girish Juneja
MS. Dip MIS,
Director Bariatric Center, Head of Surgery Dept.
International modern hospital
Al Raffa, Dubai UAE
SMS: 050 546 0715