Weight Loss Surgeries
Bariatric Surgery deals with the study of obesity, the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric Surgery or Weight Loss Surgery is considered in people struggling with severe obesity.
LAPAROSCOPIC SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy is a surgical procedure for weight loss. In this procedure, the stomach is reduced to about 15% of the original size of the stomach
ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS
Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass is another surgical procedure for weight loss. In this procedure, the stomach is connected to a distal part of the intestine. This aids in weight reduction.
INTRAGASTRIC BALLOON PLACEMENT
This is a non-surgical weight loss procedure. A deflated balloon is inserted into the stomach using endoscopy, filled, and left in the stomach for a period of 6 months resulting in weight loss.
TYPE 2 DIABETES SURGERY
Obesity is the leading cause of the increased incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in both developed and developing countries. It is a common disease associated with numerous complications. Learn more about Diabetes Surgery
Scarless Thyroid Surgery
Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery is a scarless thyroid surgery procedure in which the thyroid surgery is carried out endoscopically via small incisions made near the axilla. The whole thyroid or part of the thyroid can be removed endoscopically.
Endoscopic Assisted Robotic Thyroidectomy
In this procedure, thyroidectomy or thyroid removal surgery is carried out endoscopically and the procedure is performed assisted by use of Robots.
Open thyroidectomy is performed by creating a lateral incision at the neck and removing the thyroid gland through the incision. Because of the scar created at the neck, endoscopic thyroidectomy is more preferred.
Endoscopic thyroidectomy is also called Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Thyroidectomy. It is a new surgical technique which allows the surgeon to perform thyroid surgery through a small skin incision. In endoscopic thyroidectomy, very small incisions are made in the axilla. A video camera helps in providing magnified vision of the structures and comfortable dissection. This techniqueRead More
Bariatric Surgery deals with the study of obesity, the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric Surgery or Weight Loss Surgery is considered in people struggling with severe obesity.Read More
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Intragastric Balloon
Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
In Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery, an instrument called a laparoscope is used by the surgeon for performing the surgery. Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery has the advantage that the recovery time is less as the surgery is performed through a Keyhole incision. Postoperative pain is also much reduced.Read More
Inguinal Hernia Hiatal Hernia Femoral Hernia Obturator Hernia Ventral Hernia
Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a common disease associated with numerous complications. Obesity is the leading cause of the increased incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in both developed and developing countries. By keyhole surgery the stomach size is brought down hence excess food intake will be reduced and gastric emptying is accelerated.Read More
Tummy Tuck / Abdominoplasty
Tummy Tuck or Abdominoplasty is performed to remove excess abdominal fat and skin to tighten the abdominal wall muscle and fascia.Read More
I had a minimally invasive thyroid surgery (Endoscopic Total Thyroidectomy) with no pain and with minimum discomfort. I was up and about hours after my operation. I would happily recommend Dr R. Padmakumar at every opportunity I get.-Hazel Fernandes/
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