Obesity surgery is applied to people in cases where other methods are not effective for obesity removal and there is a surgical intervention in this treatment method. Basically, it is aimed to decrease the stomach volume in obesity surgery. There are different applications for this purpose.
Firstly, people who have obesity problems should have a body mass index of 35 and above in order to have an operation within the scope of obesity surgery. People who cannot lose weight with nutritional habits, diet programs and exercise programs under the control of medical specialists benefit from obesity surgery.
In addition, obesity surgery is recommended for people who have various chronic diseases besides obesity and whose body mass index is above 30.
In obesity surgery methods, it is determined by the experts which patient and which surgical method will provide maximum benefit. Therefore, people who will apply to obesity surgery should make a decision in accordance with the recommendations of specialist doctors.