Gastric Bypass – A Comprehensive Solution for Weight Management
Gastric Bypass surgery is one of the most effective options for those seeking long-term weight loss. This procedure has helped countless individuals achieve significant weight reduction and improve their overall health. At ELDI Health, we are committed to guiding you through every step of your weight loss journey. Here’s what you need to know about Gastric Bypass.
What is Gastric Bypass?
Gastric Bypass, also known as Roux-en-Y, is a type of bariatric surgery that alters the digestive process. The surgery reduces stomach size and reroutes the small intestine, limiting food intake and nutrient absorption.
Who is a Candidate?
Candidates for Gastric Bypass include those with a BMI of 40 or higher, or 35 and above with related health issues like diabetes or hypertension. An in-depth consultation with our specialists will determine your suitability.
Consultation: Discuss your weight loss goals, medical background, and the Gastric Bypass process.
Preparation: Preoperative instructions and dietary guidelines are provided.
Surgery: Performed under general anesthesia, lasting around 2-3 hours.
Recovery: Hospital stay of 2-3 days, with specific dietary guidance for the post-surgical phase.
Significant weight loss
Improvement in obesity-related health conditions
Risks and Considerations
Like all surgeries, Gastric Bypass involves some risks, which will be detailed in your consultation. Our team adheres to stringent safety protocols to minimize these risks.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Typically, patients lose 60-80% of excess weight within the first year.
A specialized diet will be provided, emphasizing protein and limiting high-sugar and high-fat foods.
Various weight loss options are available, and we can discuss these to find the best fit for you.
Ongoing support and a tailored lifestyle plan will help ensure long-term success.
This procedure is generally permanent, and any changes should be thoroughly discussed with a specialist.
ELDI Health – Partnering with You on Your Weight Loss Journey
At ELDI Health, we understand the profound impact weight loss can have on your life. With Gastric Bypass and our comprehensive approach, we stand by you every step of the way. Schedule a consultation today and discover the path to a healthier, happier you.