Raipur, Jun 05: Kalda Plastic Cosmetic Surgery and Burn Centre (ISO Certified 9001:2000 and recognised from Chhattisgarh Electricity Board and Chhattisgarh Government) organised treatment and surgery through new technique in (Bariatric surgery and Liposuction) on June 4 and 5 from 10 am to 5 pm. Renowned Bariatric Surgeon Dr Abhay Agrawal along with Dr Kalda successfully performed the surgery on Jitendra Kumar Banjare. After successful surgery Jitendra who was 189 kg has lost his weight to 155 kg.
Jitendra’s hunger and cravings were dramatically reduced, making his weight loss rapid and somewhat effortless. Prior to the surgery I remained hungry and struggled to lose weight but it has not happened, he said. Renowned Bariatric Surgeon Dr Abhay Agrawal said that patient was in Super Obese category. He was having breathing problem, walking and standing. There was heavy risk involved in the surgery of such patients but Kalda hospital expert team of Doctors done successful surgery. After waiting for few months we will perform Liposuction surgery to get rid of extra fats and bring his body in proper shape. Dr Abhay Agrawal said that most Indians suffer from stomach centered obesity and are pre disposed for diabetes as compared to Western people.
Addressing the scribes here Dr Kalda said that Bariatric surgery is a major event in a patient’s weight-loss journey, but the event is best seen as a new beginning. Obesity is a lifelong disease and there is no operation, diet or medication that can by itself offer a permanent cure. Bariatric Surgery with good aftercare and moderate lifestyle changes can give wonderful long-term results for health and weight, said Dr Kalda.
He said that Healthy lifestyle choices give the best results for health and quality of life after surgery. Protein-rich foods are important, with recommendations ranging from 60-100g of protein daily, depending on the medical conditions, type of operation and activity level. Limiting foods high in added sugar such as (cookies, cakes, candy, juice or other sweets) and refined carbohydrates (white breads, pastas, crackers, refined cereals) can improve your weight loss results.
Dr Kalda said that obesity has become a big problem. Whether adult or children everybody is facing problem. Dr Kalda said that despite of regular exercise and control food intake, if weight of the body is not reduced, then Balloon and Bariatric Surgery will be needed.
The Balloon is inserted inside the body without surgery re-routing the small intestine to a small stomach pouch as a result the patient do not feel hunger through which weight, sugar and BP is controlled. He said that Liposuction is a type of cosmetic surgery that removes fat from the human body in an attempt to change its shape as a result patient get rid of Obesity in a short time. Dr Kalda said that treatment cost of Bariatric surgery is Rs 2-3 lakh in Raipur whereas in metros and other cities the same surgery cost Rs 4-5 lakh.