All You Need to Know About Obesity Treatment; Risks, Methods, Prices and More

All You Need to Know About Obesity Treatment; Risks, Methods, Prices and More
Obesity Treatment

All You Need to Know About Obesity Treatment; Risks, Methods, Prices and More

1. Who has obesity?

The problem of obesity is more common in wrong and unhealthy people. Since this problem occurs in all age groups, there is no age limit. It is possible to be seen in every age group since infancy. It is less common in people who eat healthily and regularly, and who also do sports. People with obesity problems in their parents are more at risk of experiencing this problem. After Botox, stomach patients should pay attention to liquid and vegetable nutrition.


2. Can soft drinks cause obesity?

In addition to liquid intake, beverages also contribute to carbohydrate intake, which provides the energy required for daily activities. Any food and drink alone do not cause overweight or obesity problems. As long as you don't get more calories than you burn, all food and drinks can be included in a balanced diet. There is a great deal of research showing that the increasingly sedentary lifestyle is the primary cause of the problem of obesity. We cannot contribute to the solution of the problem of obesity by placing the crime on a particular food or drink. It is important to understand physical activity and balanced nutrition and to take part in daily life.


3. Is obesity surgery risky?

It is possible to say that all surgical procedures performed today carry certain risks. Similarly, there are similar risks in obesity surgery. However, if the candidate who is planned to undergo obesity surgery is prepared for the operation in detail, it can be easily said that the risks will decrease to a very low level and that obesity surgery can be performed safely if operated by an experienced surgical team and followed closely.


4. What complications may develop after obesity surgery?

In particular, we think that we should emphasize the 3 (three) complications that we have taken and closely monitored.

  • Thromboembolism (Blood clotting and breaking of the deep leg veins to clog the vessels where vital organs are fed, causing a life-threatening picture)

We reduce the risk of thromboembolism to a great extent by low molecular weight heparin 12 hours prior to surgery, pneumatic socks worn during the operation, and mobilization at the 8th postoperative hour.

  • Bleeding

With the additional surgical measures taken during the operation, the patient was followed up very closely and this risk was reduced to less than 1%.

  • Leak

Gastric contents escaping into the abdominal cavity as a result of opening in the surgical line. It is a complication that can be solved early with the patient's close follow-up.


5. Is every nutrient consumed after obesity surgery?

High-calorie, spicy and very fatty foods should not be consumed, desserts should not be saturation, tasting, acidic and carbonated drinks should not be consumed.


6. Can the old weight be reached after obesity surgery?

If the recommended diet is not performed and sports are not performed 1.5 years after the operation, the patients can gain weight again.


7. When can I return to work and do sports after obesity surgery?

Patients working in light jobs (office work) can return to work after an average of one week or ten days, and those working in heavier jobs can return to work after an average of 3 or 4 weeks. The first 15 days postoperative light-brisk walking After 15 days brisk walking after the 1st-month swimming after the 3rd-month plates After the 6th month heavy sports can be done easily.


8. When can I shower after obesity surgery?

Shower can be taken from day one as long as dressings are closed.


9. In which situations should obesity surgery not be performed?

It is not suitable for alcohol or drug addicts, psychological disorders, general anesthesia, and hormonal disorders.


10. How is preparation before obesity surgery?

It is in your health to quit smoking one month before the operation. In addition, 3 days before surgery to eat heavy things and the last day at least until 6:00 to eat and after 00.00 you need to stop fluid intake.


11. What are the average costs of obesity treatment?

Obesity surgery prices in the private sector are quite diverse. This variability, from affordable prices to extremely high prices, confuses people who want to undergo this surgery. Obesity operations are quite large-scale operations. These are the operations that need to be performed in the hospital for 2 - 3 days. In addition, the hospital should have a place that includes extensive side branches both intra-operatively and post-operatively. Both of these features are in Turkey for a priceless robe and cost-effective treatment.


12. Which doctor should be consulted for obesity treatment?

For the treatment of obesity, it is necessary to consult the internal or general surgery departments of the hospitals.


13. What if obesity is not treated?

Obesity alone is not a disease that causes serious health problems or causes major complications. However, research has revealed that obesity triggers many diseases. When the obesity problem is not treated, the immune system of the patients becomes weak. In this way, it becomes inevitable to catch various diseases. In addition, obesity is an important problem that can cause many diseases such as insulin resistance and sugar.


14. Is obesity fatal?

The question of obesity alone is not fatal but can lead to fatal diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, vascular blockages. For this reason, untreated obesity is closer to death. Stomach Botox is a shorter, less costly and more comfortable method than stomach balloon.


15. How old is the problem of obesity?

The obesity problem has been seen in the middle age group in previous years, and the age limit has decreased further. Obesity starts to be seen from the ages of 6-8 due to factors such as malnutrition. It is especially common in adolescents.


16. How to prevent obesity?

Many diseases occur because people do not pay attention to the rules of healthy living. Obesity is one of these patients. If necessary precautions are not taken in time, it progresses rapidly and can cause serious health problems. You can follow the steps below to prevent obesity;

-Exercise and exercise regularly

-Continuous weight control

-Drink at most 3 liters of water a day and make it a habit

-To make a healthy nutrition program

-Healthy and regular nutrition



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