Weight loss surgery is not only conducted to improve the physical looks of a patient but also helps in the treatment of chronic diseases like diabetes, heart issues and blood pressure. Obesity has become a major concern worldwide and has become a protracted disorder among people across all age groups. At BLK, we have a dedicated team of doctors who performs the weight loss surgery with precision and accuracy.
We specialises in offering Bariatric Surgery for weight loss at an affordable cost. The BLK Super Speciality Hospital is committed to offering all round facilities and treatment to its patients. The bariatric unit provides world class advanced laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of OBESITY (BARIATRIC SURGERY).
A person is considered obese when the excess body fat results in ill-effect on your health. People with a BMI (Body Mass Index) of 30-40 or above are considered obese.
It is not necessary that a physically fat person is also an obese person.
Body Mass Index or BMI
Body Mass Index or BMI is measurement of fat in a person’s body in correlation with his/her body weight and height. A BMI of 18-25 is considered an ideal BMI in adults.
Affect of excessive weight on health
Excess weight if not maintained, can lead to various health issues like high blood pressure, obstructive sleep apnea, osteoarthritis, heart disease and reduced mobility (in case of chronic obesity). At BLK, we offer fast and safe solutions to your weight issues. The weight loss procedure involves different surgeries which are conducted depending on a patient’s condition like Laparoscopic Gastric bypass, Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding.