Kayseri Red Crescent Hospital has implemented the "Obesity Surgery" treatment because many secondary diseases may accompany the overweight problem in people who cannot lose weight with their own efforts. With this treatment method, patients can easily get rid of many health problems.
Obesity is one of the most important diseases of the modern age. In addition to the problems it creates in the body, it creates a serious health problem due to the occurrence of many types of acute or chronic fatal diseases. Studies have shown that one out of every three people in Turkey is obese. Kayseri Red Crescent Hospital started the "Obesity Surgery" treatment for the treatment of obesity, which can be defined as excessive fat accumulation in the body as a result of consuming more calories than the person spends.
Who is obesity surgery suitable for?
Kayseri Red Crescent Hospital Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Specialist Op. Dr. Muhammed Sinan Aydın gave information about bariatric surgery treatment.
Stating that this treatment method can be applied for people who have applied all other treatment methods before the surgical procedure but have not been successful, Uzm. Dr. Muhammed Sinan Aydın, “The patient should be evaluated with all relevant units before the surgical procedure and should be suitable for surgery in terms of anesthesia. Patient selection is made according to body mass index. If the body mass index is over 40, the patient can be operated. Between 35 and 40, it can be applied if there is no additional disease such as hypertension, Type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea syndrome, high triglyceride heart disease, syndrome, fatty liver.
Obesity Surgical Treatment is important for a healthy and happy life
exp. Dr. Reminding that the quality of life of obese people decreases significantly, Aydın warned that this disease can cause various health problems, especially cardiovascular, diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension and skeletal system problems. Kayseri Red Crescent Hospital Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Specialist Op. Dr. Muhammed Sinan Aydın said, “Therefore, eliminating obesity is important for a healthy and happy life”.