Gastric Sleeve (Sleeve gastrectomy) is technically a procedure involving removal of the large part of the stomach that functions as a reservoir. The goal is to reduce the amount of food that can be consumed at a time; however, no intervention is made to the digestive system’s natural mechanism in such a way as to reduce absorption.
Gastric Sleeve is an operation that takes 20-30 minutes, 75-80% of the stomach is removed and shaped into a tube. This surgery performed by laparoscopic method under general anaesthesia. It is performed with 4-5 incisions in abdominal cavity. Most of the stomach is removed and it’s volume reduced.
Gastric Sleeve is a surgical procedure that can provide you with a very powerful weapon for your fight against obesity, by resetting such mechanisms. However, it cannot be effective alone, like all other obesity surgeries. When supported with a healthy dietary system and exercise, you can be enabled to lose 60-80% of your excess weight within the first postoperative period.
For a patient to be eligible for a gastric bypass surgery, there are some rules and regulations, that our surgeons follows. A patient must fall in one of these categories to be eligible for gastric bypass surgery.
These conditions are:
It would be best to commit to a special healthy diet after the surgery that fits the new changes in your stomach.
Gaining weight for different reasons; who cannot lose weight despite doing exercise and following a healthy diet; Gastric sleeve surgery opens the doors of a new life for individuals who have serious health problems due to their inability to lose weight. In order for sleeve gastrectomy to be performed, people must have tried to lose weight beforehand. All health checks of the patient should be done in detail before sleeve gastrectomy.
Not knowing what to expect, or what will happen and when... These can be devastating and make you anxious. So, we prepared a detailed timeline of our treatment services in Turkey.
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As Renovated Me, our aim is 100% client satisfaction. Our staff are well trained and equipted with best experience and knowledge within their fields. Our service does not end with the procedure, but also when the client returns to home after treatment, our follow ups and support will still continue, making sure they are feeling well and getting results.