The Center for Surgical Sciences & Bariatric Surgery at Padiyath Medicity Hopital Du Cinquantenaire dealing with pre-operative, operative and post-operative management of surgical problems of all kinds; especially those relating to the abdomen, alimentary canal, soft tissues, endocrine system and, in many cases, the head and the neck. The department uses an integrated approach to deliver superb care and compassion. Padiyath Medicity - Hopital Du Cinquantenaire uses the most advanced minimally invasive surgical innovations and technology to cure the patients.
The Center has proficient doctors and surgeons who are devoted to exclusive and comprehensive patient care. The Center for Surgical Sciences & Bariatric Surgery often collaborates with other departments to do surgeries that need more than one kind of speciality.
The Department of Bariatric surgery performs different kinds of weight loss surgeries tailored to meet individual patient needs. The surgeons have expertise in performing various bariatric surgical procedures such as gastric banding, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch depending on the patient's need.
The Surgical Intensive Care Unit at Padiyath Medicity - Hopital Du Cinquantenaire cares for critically ill general surgery and trauma patients who have undergone complex surgical procedures.
The SICU specializes in patient recovery of post-operative procedures including transplants; aneurysm repairs; resections; vascular endarterectomies; amputations and many other surgical procedures. We also accommodate patients from other surgical units. The multidisciplinary team consists of staff physicians, nurses and nursing assistants, social workers, registered dieticians, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and pharmacists.
The SICU provides care for patients suffering from:
Our SICU provides a full range of intensive care services, using advanced monitoring techniques and equipment. These monitors and therapies include:
The Center for Surgical Sciences & Bariatric Surgery at Padiyath Medicity - Hopital Du Cinquantenaire is a full-fledged healthcare facility providing complete evaluation, diagnosis, and surgical treatment for a wide variety of disorders. The goal is to extend best patient care both on outpatient and inpatient basis including round the clock emergency services.
Obesity , a condition of being overweight, should be taken care very seriously as this condition can lead to various other diseases like Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, Osteoarthritis, Infertility etc. and can be life threatening.
Over the last decade, weight loss or Bariatric surgery has been continually refined to improve results and minimize risks. The Department of Bariatric surgery at Padiyath Medicity - Hopital Du Cinquantenaire performs different kinds of weight loss surgeries tailored to meet individual patient needs. The team which includes bariatric surgeons, endocrinologist, cardiologist, bariatric nutritionist, psychologist and physiotherapist provide comprehensive care from evaluation to post surgery support and follow up. The center is equipped with advanced technology and facilities that are specially made for the comfort and safety of obese patients who seek the treatment. The focus of the hospital is to take care of all patients in a caring, comfortable and safe environment, while maintaining the much needed privacy.
Keyhole or laparoscopic bariatric surgeries are performed regularly with successful outcomes. The patients, who enroll for the bariatric surgery program, undergo a thorough evaluation of the medical condition and a trial of medical management before surgery is advised.
The actual weight a patient will lose after the operation depends upon several factors. These include:
Surgical management is the answer for morbid obesity. There are surgical procedures, coupled with behavioural modification, that facilitate long –term weight loss and offer a permanent solution. Laparoscopic Bariatric surgery is one of the procedures that help in getting rid of obesity. Department employs latest technology in treating patients with Obesity.