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Gastric Bypass with “Seam Guard” for Better Results

Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass is one of the most commonly performed weight loss surgery procedures. The procedure is highly effective in providing long-term, consistent weight loss.  But since the procedure is major surgery and has its share of risks and complications involved as with all major surgeries, researchers and doctors have been constantly looking for techniques to improve the outcome of the surgery.  Bioabsorbable seam guards are the latest technology that can highly improve the outcome of the procedure. Research has shown that the seam guard helps in significant reduction in postoperative gastrojejunal stricture formation and also prevents anastomotic bleeding and leak to a large extent.

Gastric Bypass 
In a Gastric Bypass or Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, the stomach is made smaller by creating a small pouch at the top of the stomach using surgical staples or a plastic band. The smaller stomach is connected directly to the middle portion of the small intestine (jejunum), ca…

Liposuction in India- Is it still popular among Medical Tourists?

Liposuction in India
Well, one of the most popular procedures among Westerners, Liposuction sculpts the body by removing stubborn fat deposits from a particular area.  
With the availability of modern technology, Liposuction can be done on almost any part of the body- face, chin, neck, breasts, bra strap rolls, back, abdomen (popularly known as stomach liposuction), love handles, thighs, buttocks, hips, calves etc.

Relatively much less invasive, liposuction offers quick recovery and a swift return to your work. You need to wear a compression garment for about six to eight weeks after the procedure to help the skin shrink, but you are all set to flaunt your new curves and improved body after that.
Now, comes the question, do medical tourists still choose to travel to get their Liposuction in India?
Well, the answer is a BIG YES!
Liposuction in India is still a very popular procedure among medical tourists and one of the most important reasons for this is Liposuction cost in India. The cos…