Dr. M Khrais Centre is one of the leading and pioneering in the middle east in Laparoscopy Surgery for Obesity, Patients are visiting this centre from all around the world (more than 45 countries). And has earn the title of the Bariatric Center of Excellence form IFSO.
Laparoscopy Surgery for Obesity Most weight loss surgeries today are performed using minimally invasive techniques (laparoscopic surgery). The most common bariatric surgery procedures are
At what weight is a patient considered bariatric?
5A “bariatric (plus size) patient” is one who weighs over 159 kg (25stone). All patients who are assessed as being in excess of 159kg (25 stone), or with a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30+ are classed as bariatric (plus size).
Should I have bariatric surgery?
In general, gastric bypass or another weight-loss surgery could be an option for you if: Efforts to lose weight with diet and exercise have been unsuccessful. Your body mass index (BMI) is 40 or higher.
Is Bariatric Surgery Safe long term?
Long-Term Results of Bariatric Surgery. Weight loss after a bariatric surgery is a long-term project, but when patients commit to a healthy diet and regular exercise, weight loss results can be achieved, as patients maintain on average 50% of their excess weight loss five years after surgery.
How long do you have to be off work for gastric bypass?
How long after metabolic and bariatric surgery will I have to be out from work? After surgery, most patients return to work in one or two weeks. You will have low energy for a while after surgery and may need to have some half days, or work every other day for your first week back.
How can you eat after bariatric surgery?
1- Eat and drink slowly. 2- Keep meals small. 3- Drink liquids between meals. 4- Chew food thoroughly. 5- Focus on high-protein foods. 6- Avoid foods that are high in fat and sugar. 7- Take recommended vitamin and mineral supplements.
What are the best vitamins to take after bariatric surgery?
You must take the following vitamins and supplements on a daily basis to prevent nutrient deficiencies. 1Take a high-potency, chewable multivitamin and mineral supplement, containing a minimum of 18 mg of iron, 400 mcg of folic acid, Calcium, Vitamin D, Vitamin B12.
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