Sleeve gastrectomy also called vertical sleeve or tube gastrectomy is one of the surgical procedure performed for obesity treatment. It is is a restrictive procedure and it causes weight loss by reducing the stomach volume causing people to feel full much quicker with small quantity of food but it does not interfere with the normal digestive process
Hope Obesity Centre is a leading and most advanced hospital for Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Gastric Sleeve Surgery or Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery is a Laproscopic Surgery (Keyhole Surgery) and a prominent procedure for Bariatric Surgery.
Gastric Sleeve Surgery Procedure is done under general anaesthesia. Small incision are put on abdomen and laproscope of instruments are put inside. About two third of stomach is removed by stepping device and a small banana shaped tube of stomach is left inside.
Suggested for people with BMI > 37
People with BMI > 32 with comorbid condition
Reduces food consumption capacity