Monday, July 29, 2013

Endoscopic weight loss (bariatric) surgery in India – when to consider?

Endoscopic weight loss (bariatric) surgery in India

Morbid obesity is not only a medical condition in itself, but it is also a risk factor for inducing other conditions, some of which may ultimately turn fatal. So, a weight loss surgery done at right time may add many years to life or add a lot of life to years. Some long term studies across the world have shown that weight loss surgery has the capability of causing appreciable long-term weight loss, improvement in diabetes, factors that bring cardiovascular risk, mortality rate reduction of 23% from 40% in case of morbid obesity.

You can consider yourself a good candidate for a weight loss surgery in India, if 

1.       Your BMI (Body Mass Index) is more than 40 kg/sqm
OR
          More than 30 kg/sqm, if you have some serious medical conditions associated with it, like diabetes

2.       Healthy lifestyle and efforts to lose weight naturally have failed

3.       YOU ARE ON A BUDGET

4.       You have 8-10 days to spare for a trip to India

Let cost of weight loss surgery or the waiting list in your home country not delay your decision to undergo weight loss surgery any further. If you have been medically put in the category of being morbidly obese, look no further. The cost of surgery in India at a good hospital, done by a reputed surgeon varies from 5,500 USD and ranges till about 8,000 USD, depending on surgeon, facility and city you choose. Even after adding the air tickets and your stay in India for 10 days, it will give you huge savings.

All you need to be careful about is choosing your surgeon and facility where the surgery will be done. So, doing a bit of research yourself will be of great help or you can get a trusted medical tour partner to arrange the things for you. IndiCure continually conducts research on surgeons, private hospitals and clinics in India and chooses to associate only with the top surgeon and hospitals that can boast of being equivalent to their UK and US counterparts.



To plan your weight loss surgery in India or bariatric surgery in India, please Write to info@indicure.com
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