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BARIATRIC SURGERY

 

Obesity cannot be brushed aside as a cosmetic predicament. In fact, it is a medical condition with serious health consequences. It is actually a chronic disease involving the accumulation of excess body fat, which increases the risk of medical conditions such as diabetes mellitus, high blood pressure (Hypertension), Obstructive Sleep Apnea and others, and shortens your lifespan.

Luckily, obesity can be treated with a multidisciplinary approach involving a team of dedicated weight management experts. By concentrating on key areas and causes, our team can make sure successful and sustainable weight loss

We at Manipal Hospitals offer bariatric procedures to obese patients. We offer comprehensive evaluations before surgery and follow-up care after surgery including support groups, dietitian services, and continuing education. We consider bariatric surgery a tool to help you live a healthier, longer life.

 

OUR APPROACH

 

There are many causes that may contribute to weight gain and lead to obesity. Hence, only a multidisciplinary approach can identify the different factors and engage a program that leads to a necessary reduction in weight.

DIETARY MANAGEMENT

You can lose weight as long as you eat healthily and maintain it.

MEDICAL ANALYSIS

Our physicians will conduct a thorough health assessment to check for possible underlying causes of obesity and prescribe suitable medical treatment. 

SURGERY

Individuals with BMI greater than 32.5 with diseases and BMI >37.5 are advised to consider surgery for obesity (also referred to as Bariatric Surgery when all other treatment options have been unsuccessful. Surgery enables you to successfully lose weight and treat obesity-related diseases. It also helps to sustain your weight loss for years, thus improving the overall quality of life. 

Post Surgery Care 

We will be having regular support meetings where operated patients will meet the preoperative patients and will help each other towards common goal- Healthy Life Style.

 

With an aim to provide personalized and advanced cancer care, The Department of Radiation Oncology is suitably equipped for patients looking to get world-class cancer treatment. The department combines clinical expertise, kind-hearted care, and next-gen radiation therapies to deliver the safest, result-oriented treatments for cancer and benign tumours.

 

Our physicians at the department are some of the most acknowledged and skilled radiation oncologists in the country who strive to deliver unprecedented cancer care. Being a full-fledged medical center, our physicians specialize in specific types of cancer. These radiation oncologists work closely with medical oncology and surgical oncology colleagues that specialize in the same disease, and together, they develop the evidence-based resource appropriate treatment plan for each patient.

OUR DOCTORS

DR. ARUN PRASAD

DR. ARUN PRASAD

HOD
Bariatric Surgery
(Delhi)
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