Obesity often remains a problem for the people that did not experience anything in following diet and exercises. Of course, diet and exercises are not something that will provide the expected results to everyone. If you are at the starting stage of weight gain, then you can get something in return by doing exercises and the following diet. If you are severely overweight, then you may not get what you want at times by following simple diet and exercises. This is where you need to think about doing a weight loss surgery.
There are many weight loss surgeries to choose from. Among that, you should choose the one that can bring you the results either sooner or later with no side effects or other issues. The bariatric surgery is something that is solely designed for the patients that suffer from overweight. The weight loss will be obtained through this surgery. This surgery focuses on reducing the size of the stomach or at times a portion of the stomach will be removed. Dr.Dirk has been experienced in performing the weight loss surgery, so you can visit him for best results.
How to Become Eligible for the Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery?
You cannot just get into the hospital and say to have a weight loss surgery. Instead, you have to fulfill a lot of criteria to be eligible for the Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery. The following are the criteria for the bariatric surgery, which should be fulfilled by each customer.
- First of all, the person wants to be in shape through the surgery have to be medically certified as a severely obese. For being certified as severely obese, your body mass index should be more than 35 and you should have obesity-related health issues such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea and more.
- Next, the patient will be asked to try losing the weight by other means such as diet, exercises, weight loss pills, lifestyle changes and more to promote the healthy body.
- Finally, the patient will be asked to take part in the classes to understand the procedure of bariatric surgery.