With a band at the upper part of the stomach you will get a fractional pouch for a quick feeling of satiety and a reduction of weight.
You have tried already something to reduce your weight permanently? You suffer from adiposity and want to do something against it? The Aesthetic Travel Team in Antalya will be glad to advise you about gastric surgery, the course of treatments, and comparison of costs. Please, contact us and ask any questions.
One of the restrictive methods in Turkey for gastric surgery is a gastric band. This will be placed from our specialists in an invasive method around your stomach. Under a general anaesthetic and with the keyhole surgery, it will be inserted with minimal cuts in your abdominal wall.
Your stomach is separated into two parts. A pouch the size of a tennis ball is formed and cannot take so much food as usual. If you take too much food an unpleasant pressure happens in the upper abdomen and throat and can cause nausea and vomiting. It’s a process of learning, because the feeling of hunger is still present.
In general a successful therapy with the use of a gastric band is, when the patient is losing 1/2 kilogram per week.
As with other restrictive gastric operations, some requirements for this surgery in Turkey has to be followed:
With the help of a gastric band inserted in Turkey you can enjoy a new quality of life. With self-confidence, commitment, and the right medical support for our Aesthetic Travel Team in Antalya you should lose weight easily.
With a permanent reduction of body weight, physical ailments and health problems will be regulated. Please, let our team give you all the answers for your questions and a detailed consultation.
Surgery is performed under general anaesthetic and takes 30 to 60 minutes. Your stay in the hospital takes normally 3 to 5 days.
The surgery is performed with the keyhole method with only five 2 centimetres long cuts for camera and instruments. For the port under the skin at the lower end of the sternum it needs a larger cut.
After a month the port will be used the first time to inject a few millimetres of fluid. A contrast medium is injected to make it visible in an X-ray image. This is done to recognize feasible leaks. These injections are normally pain-free.