Bariatric Surgery


Bariatric Surgery

Our team of expert surgeons help you prepare for the wieght-loss surgery alongside recovery and postoperative care

Obesity is the leading cause for many chronic diseases like diabetes and blood pressure. The treatment ethos at SMJ Hospital is to provide compassionate holistic care at an affordable cost. It provides cutting edge advanced laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of OBESITY (BARIATRIC SURGERY). The specialist faculty is vastly experienced and provides advanced laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding & sleeve gastrectomies and gastric bypass operations. The hospital provides a variety of weight loss procedures with great accuracy and meeting international standards. The department is embedded with most advanced technology and equipment efficient to perform best gastric bypass surgery in India. Bariatric surgery is an effective tool to provide you with long term weight-loss benefit and help you enhance your quality of health

Sleeve Gastrectomy

  • A stapling procedure in which 60% of the stomach is removed leaving a 100 ml (volume) pouch.
  • 70-80% of excess weight is reduced in 6-9 months

Gastric Bypass

  • A small new stomach is created with capacity of 50 ml and the digestive tract is rerouted (bypass). The new stomach is connected to the small intestine which bypasses the larger part of original stomach. 75-85% of excess weight is reduced in 6-9 months

Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty

  • A newer type of weight-loss procedure which shrinks the size of the stomach using an endoscopic suturing device without the need of surgery. It is a day care and incision-less safe procedure with no external scar. Up to 60% of excess weight is reduced

Obesity surgery gives you a new lease of life free from:

  • Diabetes
  • Blood Pressure
  • Heart disease
  • Heartburn (GERD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Stroke
  • Snoring
  • Cancer risk
  • Menstrual irregularity or infertility (in females)