Sleeve gastrectomy Tunisia
Gastric sleeve surgery is a weight loss procedure that restricts food intake. It consists in permanently reshaping the stomach into a smaller sleeve-like pouch that directly leads to the intestines.
By performing sleeve gastrectomy procedure in Tunisia, weight loss surgeons remove 75-85% of the stomach. The objective is to create a smaller gastric sack. This “sleeve” remains connected to the intestines so that food is digested normally.
Sleeve Gastrectomy Cost
Like other bariatric surgeries, sleeve gastrectomy Tunisia is performed at a very competitive cost, so ask for a free online quote.
Sleeve Gastrectomy Tunisia, the procedure
Gastric sleeve surgery is laparoscopically performed under general anaesthesia. It takes between an hour and an hour and a half. The weight loss surgeon needs to make a few cuts in the stomach of the patient to insert the laparoscope. It is a viewing tube that helps the surgeon to remove a part of the stomach. The left tube-shaped pouch is then sealed and stapled.
Gastric Sleeve Tunisia, aftercare and recovery
After the surgery, the patients may feel pain because of the stomach bruising. But analgesics will be prescribed. During the first days, drains will be placed to take away excess fluid. Most of the patients can regain normal activities in 4 weeks. Liquid diet is a must for the first two weeks.
Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is a very promising gastric technique for weight loss and morbid obesity. Yet, achieving the best results depends on the patients’commitment to regain health ang getting rid of dietary bad food habits. Don't hesitate to schedule your body contouring plastic surgery to get rid of obesity and have a healthy lifestyle.