Areas of Application for Sleeve Gastrectomy
Obesity Surgery: It is performed in individuals with severe obesity to alleviate health problems and promote weight loss. This surgery is often chosen when diet and lifestyle changes have been unsuccessful.
Metabolic Surgery: Sleeve gastrectomy is also used to treat certain metabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome. The reduction in stomach volume improves blood sugar control and reduces insulin resistance.
These information reflect the general process. However, the process can be different for each patient, and the stages can vary depending on the doctor’s evaluation and the patient’s needs.