After gastric sleeve surgery and gastric banding which was previously perfomed more often, the patient might gain 10-20% of his weight back. Revision surgery can be discussed for patients who gained some of their weight back.
It is more difficult and requires more experience than the first surgery. The type of surgery to be performed for the second time is chosen according to the preoperative gastric endoscopy and passage graph.
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Gastric sleeve surgery takes approximately 60 – 90 minutes. People who will have surgery will stay in our hospital for a total of 3 or 4 days including preoperative tests.
After the end of the surgery, our patients can stand up and walk on their own after 4 hours time. At the end of the 2nd day, our patients are discharged with the nutrition recommendations prepared by special dietitians. We are providing special formulas that should be taken during the first 15 days of discharge.
Gastric sleeve surgery is the operation that does not require large incisions. It reduces the stomach by taking 2/3 of the stomach with special surgical instruments including a camera through 4 small holes in the abdomen. After the surgery, the person is sated with small portions and appetite decreases as the appetite hormone is removed from the body. Gastric sleeve surgery is a very reliable application in experienced hands.
Gastric sleeve surgery is performed by Surg. Dr. Volkan Arayici at Private Izmir Medifema Hospital. Our hospital is 10 km away from Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB). It has the latest technology and an experienced staff. The patients who come for surgery are taken with VIP vehicles and brought to our hospital and after the operation, they are taken to the airport in the same way.
Gastric sleeve surgery cost varies according to the patient’s comorbid diseases and metabolic outcomes. For price information and free examination, please contact me via our contact page or my instagram account.
- 13 years of experience in general surgery expertise,
5 years of experience in obesity and diabetes surgery,
more than a thousand successful gastric sleeve and diabetes surgery,
24 hours and 7 days support after surgery…
Because of all these, you may prefer Surg. Dr. Volkan Arayici.