Timming: 24 Hours
No, there won't be any serious problem if patients manage oral supplements as prescribed by the obesity surgeon.
Super obese patients have to follow high protine diet before and after surgery also as advised by the doctor.
Yes, type 2 Diabetes has been cured in 96-98% patients after having Obesity surgery .
After surgery, patients see symmetrical weight loss gradually every month till 8 to 12 months of surgery.
For symptomatic patients, there is no age limit. It all depends upon requirements and medical condition of the patient.
There is no weight limit. BMI criteria as per WHO needs to be taken into consideration for bariatric surgery.
The co-morbidities are Diabetes type - 2, Hypertension, OSA, Infertility, Osteoarthritis, Dislipidemia, some types of Cancer, Psychological issues, etc.
Obesity surgery is useful to those who are suffering from co morbidities and other health related issues because of obesity.
As such, there is no risk in Bariatric surgery but patients need to follow certain guidelines after surgery to avoid nutritional complications. The surgeons will take certain technical precautions before and during surgery to avoid complications.
These are the pre-operative requirements: Pathology and Radiology investigations, Physician consultation, Anesthetist consultation, Psychological consultation.