Intra gastric balloon surgery in India P

Information about Intra gastric balloon surgery in India P

Published on December 14, 2009

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Forerunners Health Care : Forerunners Health Care Pioneers in health tourism Web : www.forerunnershealthcare.com Intragastric balloon surgery in India: Price savings with medical tourism Quote: Enquiry Form View our International Patient Videos Slide 2: Intragastric balloon surgery in India: Price savings with medical tourism Forerunners Health Care Pioneers in health tourism Obesity is one of the major health problem of modern society Intra gastric bypass surgery in India for obesity has been developed as a permanent aid as it is being offered at a very low price along with medically modern healthcare facilities. Patients are being provided with the facilities of senior obesity surgeons having vast experience and successful profiles. Its primary objective is the treatment of the obese people, who had unsatisfactory results in their clinical treatment for obesity despite of being cared for by a multidisciplinary team and super obese patients with a higher surgical risk. Intra gastric bypass surgery in India is providing efficient results thus helping people living a normal and better life. Slide 3: Forerunners Health Care Pioneers in health tourism Intra gastric bypass surgery in India with the objective of making it safer, faster, and less expensive is being provided by trained doctors. The proposed procedure uses a new gastric balloon with technical improvements in the placement and removal procedures. METHODS: From June 2006 to July 2007, 52 patients were submitted to the new treatment with the Silimed Gastric Balloon (SGB), as part of a multidisciplinary program involving clinical, psychological, and behavioral approaches. RESULTS: The new placement and removal procedures of the SGB were effective and safe in all the cases. Due to simplicity and shortened duration of the procedures, all the patients left the outpatient clinic in less than 1 h after the placement or removal of the SGB. Intragastric balloon surgery in India: Price savings with medical tourism Slide 4: Forerunners Health Care Pioneers in health tourism For the 14 patients who had completed the 6-month treatment, the initial mean weight, mean body mass index (BMI), and mean excess of weight (EW) were, respectively, 100.7 kg, 35.7 kg/m(2), and 30.0 kg. After the 6-month treatment, these values decreased significantly: 89.4 kg, 31.8 kg/m(2), and 19.6 kg. CONCLUSIONS: Preliminary data suggest that the procedure with the new balloon comes forth as a safe and effective alternative to the treatment of weight loss in patients with appropriate indication of use. Intragastric balloon surgery in India: Price savings with medical tourism Slide 5: Forerunners Health Care Pioneers in health tourism Intra gastric bypass surgery in India is one of the best options available for the abroad patients seeking treatment for obesity disorders as the patients are being provided with rich healthcare facilities in all the major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bangalore. The hospitals are fully equipped and the staff is well trained to look after the needs of the patients 24/7. India being one of the most ancient civilization is having many options for the tourist destinations hence a holiday tour is being arranged by the medical tourism in an affordable price offered to the patients to complete their medical tour by all means. Intragastric balloon surgery in India: Price savings with medical tourism

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