This is an advanced type of laparoscopic surgery in which the entire surgery is carried out through a single entry point the “belly button”. Since the incision is made inside the umbilicus, it results in a scarless surgery.
Having the desired skills and being the finest surgical team in Asia to perform this highly challenging technique has earned us the reputation of being – ‘The SILS Experts’.
In this procedure the outer margin of the stomach is removed to limit the amount of food intake, leaving a sleeve of stomach roughly about the size and shape of a banana. The sleeve gastrectomy, allows the patient to feel full after eating less and taking in fewer calories. The surgery removes that portion of the stomach that produces a hormone that can makes a patient feel hungry. Food passes through the digestive tract in the usual order, allowing vitamins and nutrients to be fully absorbed into the body. In this procedure a person can lose upto 80% of their excess body weight and also helps to resolve high BP, obstructive sleep apnoea and type2 Diabetes in patients.