Gastric sleeve surgery also known as sleeve gastrectomy involves laparoscopically removal of the approximately %80 of the stomach without disrupting normal connections with oesophagus and small intestine. It works by limiting the amount of food that patient can consume so that the patient feels full soon after eating a smaller portion.
Gastric sleeve surgery is done laparoscopically under general anesthesia, and takes about two hours. After the surgery patients need to stay three nights in hospital. It is a kind of minimally invasive procedure that allows for quick recovery and less discomfort. The entire procedure is done through 2 to 5 small incisions small incision on the abdomen. A sleeve is created with the anatomy of the stomach and the rest of the stomach is removed. After that the remaining stomach is stapled using surgical staples. Depending on their weight, patients can lose 5 to 10 kgs per month during the first 12 months of the surgery and 60 to 80% of the extra weight during the first 24 months of the surgery.
All our surgical procedures are carried out by internationally renowned bariatric surgeons in our own clinic which is located in A-plus VIP hospital with JCI accreditation.
With modern, patient-oriented, smart building architecture, state-of-the-art technology, comprehensive inpatient and outpatient units, we serve our patients in fully equipped hospital settings. Our hospital has 17.000 meter square of closed area and having bed capacity for 120 patients, 5 operating theatres with state of the art technology, intensive care unit with 37 beds, imaging center and laboratory unit.
Our bariatric surgeons are among the Turkey’s most successful providers of weight loss surgeries. Highly-experienced surgeons can perform advanced surgical techniques to ensure the best results to our patients. Our surgeons have had between 20 –30 years’ experience in their field. No matter what type of bariatric surgery you may require, you can be confident in their abilities. Our surgeons are experienced in all aspects of bariatric surgery and always employ an artful approach to their procedures.
For people who do not afford cost of a bariatric surgery in their own country and seek affordable, safe, and high quality surgery abroad, Turkey is the best place to travel. Turkey is one of the most popular and the best destination for weight loss surgery in the world. Each year, thousands of people from all around the world comes to Turkey for to lose excess weight from their bodies. Turkey is among the top 10 medical tourism destinations in the world. In Turkey, patients receive advanced treatment with cutting-edge technology from high qualified medical staff. Patients generally save 50% to 70% in healthcare cost in Turkey compared to the cost of similar services in Europe and United States.