Weight Loss Surgery

12 Weight Loss Surgery Centers Worldwide, Offering 8 Treatments in 9 Countries and 23 Cities.
Obesity Solutions Verified

Dr. Halil Coskun of Obesity Solutions is one of the most reputable bariatric surgeons in Turkey, specifically specializing in Gastric Banding and Intragastric Balloon, which are both minimally invasive weight loss procedures.

Excellent especially the doctor..
April 2015
I am now enjoying my summer holidays in bikinis in Djerrba in Tunisia , I have a new body & already feel healthy and happy. One week out from Sleeve and I've lost weight but waited to see better results and here I am. I know I was overweight, obese by my weight. I wanted to get it under control now. All my life has changed , thank you thank you Houda & Professor Halil Coskun and Basak for taking care of me so well all the time even after my experience in Istanbbul. Professor Halil Coskun is a very very polite and perfect doctor, he takes his time and explained evrything, when I saw him I knew that everything is going to be alright. My mummy is doing well as well and all the nightmares out. You are all professionals and I will recommand you to everyone . Bless you !
August 2014
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2 more treatments
Beirut Bariatric Surgery Clinic Verified

Bariatric surgery clinic (BSC) in Lebanon is a dedicated center for obesity treatment consists of a team of specialized doctors working with dietitians, physiotherapists and sport trainers to provide our clients with the best multidisciplinary approach to fight obesity and its metabolic consequences.

بيستاهل اكثر من5 نجوم ﻻنو دكتور شاطر كثير واني واحدة من الي عمللهم العملية ونجحت وبفضل الله وبفضلوا نزل وزني كتثير وتغيرت حياتي والحمد لله...وانا من العراق عملتها عندو بشهر شباط ولحد الان نزلت 25 كيلو...بتشكرك دكتور هيثم
May 2018
دكتور انت بطل والله يوفقك مع الكادر كله لعمل الخير نظرنا الى عملياتك انها من العمليه النظيفه والسلسه نسئل الله ان يوفقكم في عملكم لانكم ابطال ورائعين
May 2018
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Doctor Eyad Alqarqaz Obesity Clinic Verified

At Dr Eyad Alqarqaz Obesity Clinic in Amman, we exceed your expectations by providing expert services in the field of bariatric surgeries. Our team of experts collaborates closely for effective results, and demonstrates an undeniable savoir-faire to achieve your goals for a lissome and healthy silhouette. At the leading weight loss surgery clinic in Jordan, your comfort and satisfaction have the ultimate priority.

Dr. Omar Alzain Bariatric Surgery Clinic Verified

Approximately one-third of American adults are considered obese. While bariatric surgery can be a lifeline for individuals who have been unable to lose their excess, unwarranted weight through conservative means, it may not be appropriate for all patients. At the Dr. Omar Alzain Bariatric Surgery Clinic, our team is at the forefront of minimally invasive surgery and advanced robotic technology.

Dr. Basmah Fallatah: Rashaqa Clinic Verified

At Rashaqa Clinic in Alkhobar, we take you by the hand and lead you through all the steps to achieve your dream for a healthy and awesome body. Our skilled weight loss team in Alkhobar strives to create an amiable and comfortable atmosphere for you to feel unburdened and at ease.

اشكر الدكتوره بسمه على اجراء عملية التكميم التي تكللت بالنجاح و لله الحمد بدون اي مضاعفات تذكر، ووصلت إلي الوزن المثالي بعد سنه و أصبحت ٥٥ كيلو. الحمدلله العمليه غيرت حياتي بالكامل للافضل. انا مقيمه في امريكا و لسمعة الدكتوره الطيبه تواصلت معاها وتسب و فعلا بديت بعمل التحاليل بامريكا ونزلت السعوديه لعمل العمليه، اجمل شي احساس الثقه و السعاده لما ينزل الوزن . كانت تجربه رائعه و معامله جميله و راقيه من الدكتوره بسمه الى السكرتيره الرائعه رنا الى كامل الطاقم الطبي المساعد بما فيهم الممرضات الحبيبات .
July 2017
كنت اعاني من لخبطه في الدوره الشهريه وبعدين توقفت ولما رحت اعالجها قالي الطبيب يمكن بسبب السمنه لان وزني كان 140 كيلو و بعد سنه من العمليه أصبحت 70 كيلو واقترح لي العمليه وبعد ماسالت استقريت على دكتوره بسمه .. الدكتوره جدا مريحه وتفهمك كل الخطوات اللي بتصير وتعلمك بالتفصيل وتشوف العمليه اللي تناسبك سواء تكميم او تحوير او بالون. انا سويت التكميم مع اني كنت ابي تحوير بس هي شافت ان التكميم افضل لي .. في اجراءت نسويها قبل العمليه وفحوصات وتعطيك كل التعليمات قبل العمليه عشان تتجهزون كويس.. بعد العمليه كانوا الممرضات لطيفين في تعاملهم، جلست مايقارب 3 ايام بعد العمليه كانت الدكتوره بسمه تجيني كل يوم او الدكتور الرزدنسي .. وبعدها تفحص على المعده اذا كان في تسريب او لا وهالشي مره حلو .. كثير مستشفيات مايشيكون .. بعدين بكون لك زياره لدكتوره في العياده بعد اسبوعين اتوقع .. وبعد كل 3 شهور بيكون لك زياره . تتابع فيها الدكتوره كم نزل من وزنك وتشيك معك على الفيتامينات اذا كانت ناقصه وتتحاور معك عن الغذاء اللي تمشين عليه وتعطيك نصائح. مره كانت تجربتي حلوه وحبيت تعامل الدكتوره والطاقم والسكرتاريه كانت تذكرني بمواعيدي وتغيرها لي لو ماناسبني الوقت.. مره شكرا لعياده دكتوره بسمه
July 2017
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Weight Loss Surgery

It is a well-known fact that exercising and eating well are the best ways to lose weight. However many people have tried and tested those methods for years and still can’t lose the desired weight—which can negatively impact their health and well-being.

The more obese a person is, the more likely he or she to develop health problems. Mild obesity involving a body mass index (BMI) of 30+, poses less threat to health than morbid obesity (BMI 40+). Among the most common health problems that might be experienced by overweight persons are the risk of heart attack, congestive heart failure, sudden cardiac death and chest pain.

High blood pressure is also common in adults who are obese than in those who are at a healthy weight. For patients in this frustrating situation, weight loss surgery can be viable option to reshape their lives.

Weight loss surgery is a serious surgical procedure that aims to reduce the size of the stomach and cut food intake by limiting the amount of calories you can eat and speeding up the digestion of food to prevent a large number of calories being absorbed by the body.

Weight loss surgery is a life-changing experience that can help improve your overall health, social life and self-esteem.

 

Weight Loss Surgery Treatments

Bariatric surgery (weight-loss surgery) includes a variety of procedures designed to suit each patient’s condition and weight problem. The result is that the amount of food the patient eats is reduced. A factor in the success of any bariatric surgery is that it helps patients to follow a healthier pattern of eating after the surgery.

Gastric bypass surgery, gastric banding surgery and gastric sleeve procedure are the three most widely practiced types of weight loss surgery.

Gastric Bypass Surgery:
The first step of gastric bypass surgery, the size of the stomach is reduced to a volume of about 30 to 50 cc, to ensure the patient experiences a feeling of fullness with smaller portions of food. The second step of gastric bypass surgery the weight loss surgeon staples the smaller, upper part of the stomach, which causes food absorption to be partially reduced.

Gastric Banding Surgery:
In lap-band surgery, the surgeon uses a silicone rubber that loops around the top of the stomach, which reduces the size of the stomach to limit the amount of food that can be eaten. When patients eat, they feel full quickly.

Sleeve Gastrectomy:
Sleeve Gastrectomy uses a keyhole approach, where surgeons place a camera as a visual guide inside the abdomen during the procedure. The purpose of gastric sleeve is to remove the stomach’s left side, leaving the stomach in the shape and side of a banana.

Removing a large portion of the stomach pouch also limits the body’s ability to produce hunger-inducing hormones.

 

Cost of Weight Loss Surgery

Weight loss surgery is a serious procedure that comes with a high price tag. There are many factors contributing to the cost of weight loss surgery: type of anesthesia used, bariatirc surgeon’s fees, hospital facility and the recovery period.

Traveling for weight loss surgery overseas is a popular trend which has been on the rise among obese patients during the last decade.

It has been estimated that prices for weight-loss surgery are roughly about 20 to 30 percent lower in many countries-like Turkey and Mexico- than in the USA and Western Europe.