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Gastric Bypass at Surgimed in Ensenada, Mexico
A gastric bypass is a bariatric surgical procedure which consists of splitting the stomach into two pouches. After the stomach has been divided, the surgeon rearranges the small intestine that it connects to both pouches. This is when the surgeons experience and handy-work come into play. Depending on the specifics of each operation, several ways of attaching the small intestine to the newly created stomach ”rooms” have been devised.
Gastric bypass procedures
Gastric bypass, Roux en-Y (proximal) refers to the method through which the small intestine is rearranged in a Y-configuration in order to permit the outflow of food from the small upper stomach pouch.
Gastric bypass, Roux en-Y (distal) is the technique through which the Y-configuration of the small intestine is moved further down the gastrointestinal tract in order to create a smaller path along which less of the fats and proteins from food can be absorbed.
"Mini-gastric bypass" (MGB) is a laparoscopically performed surgery through which a long narrow tube-shaped ”room” is made out of the right side of the stomach and then connected to the small gut.
Procedures and clinics in Mexico
Surgimed Clinica, Ensenada, Mexico
Gastric Bypass (Laparoscopic) - $8,970
Obesity is one of the most common and yet hard to overcome problems of modern times. For most people suffering from obesity it means being restricted from having a normal life. But now, with the help of the Surgimed team all of this can be a thing of the past. Their skilled doctors, top notch equipment and state of the art medical facilities are some of the most sought after not just by local, but by international healthcare tourists. Surgimed offers comprehensive solutions to your specific problems ensuring great treatment and spectacular results.
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