Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty is a non surgical stomach volume reduction procedure by suturing the the stomach wall, thus reducing the capacity of the stomach to 80% of its original volume, making in to banana shaped stomach, its a day case procedure with no serious complications.
How it works?
Surgical sleeve involves resection and removal of the stomach, which is associated with surgical risks along with other major complications including stomach volvulus on the remanent stomach, high risk of acid reflux post surgical sleeve.
Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) is one of the option if you want to lose weight on long term without the major surgical risks.
If your BMI is over 28 and diet and exercise did not work
Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty leads to significant weight loss. It helps you lose weight by limiting how much you can eat. And the procedure is minimally invasive, reducing the risk of operative complications.
As with other procedures and surgeries that lead to significant weight loss, endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty may improve conditions often related to being overweight, including:
Weight loss procedures are lifechaging decisions, at GastroClinics we help you to make the right choices.
Book your appointment with Dr Puli, if you need to discuss about the weightloss and wellness programm.