Conditions treated by Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. J K A Jameel provides treatment for several conditions as we have listed below::
- Chronic Pancreatitis
- Crohn’s Disease Or Severe Diverticulitis
- Inguinal Hernia (in Groin)
- Pancreatic Head Cancer
- Gallstones that are Causing Pain and Infection
- Pancreatic or Duodenal Trauma
- Colon Cancer and Bowel Diseases
- Cholecystitis (Inflammation of the Gall Bladder)
- Complicated Acute Appendicitis
- Morbid Obesity
Bariatric or weight loss surgeries are procedures which do not just resolve the issues of weight loss but help you with several related conditions which are introduced as a result of the excess weight. Heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure and severe sleep apnea are all conditions that develop as a result of being overweight. They also help in not just reversing the weight gain through the procedure but ensure that the weight does not return.
Signs and Symptoms treated by Dr J K A Jameel
Your being qualified for a weight loss or bariatric surgery is dependent on these signs:
- BMI â¥ 40, or more than 45 pounds overweight
- BMI â¥ 35, and one or more obesity-related co-morbidities
- Inability to lose and maintain weight even with sustained weight loss efforts
The case for getting a Bariatric surgery becomes stronger if you are having co-morbidities with the obesity. The co-morbidities that come with being obese are as follows:
- Individuals with BMI 35- 39.9 and underlying obesity-related health problem like; cardiovascular disease, type -2 diabetes, sleep disorders, stroke, hypertension and chronic acid reflux.
- Individuals with BMI 40 or higher
Respiratory disorders, Type II diabetes, Hypertension and Osteoarthritis are some very common critical conditions that patients suffer from when they are dealing with obesity.
Operating Hours of Dr J K A Jameel
The doctor is present during the operating hours of 10 am to 7 pm on weekdays and on weekends from 10 am to 2 pm.. It is always the effort of the surgeon to ensure that the patients gets the best of treatment which is enabled by the surgeons indepth experience in this field.
Popular Procedures performed by Dr J K A Jameel
Here is the list of the popular procedures performed by Dr. J K A Jameel.:
- Laparoscopic Gall Bladder Removal
- Gastric Bypass
- Inguinal Hernia Repair
- Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Lap Gastric Banding
- Whipples Procedure
Gastric bypass has been understood to be one of the most effective surgery for weight loss as it changes the way the small intestine and stomach manage what you eat. Some popular Bariatric surgeries which have shown great results over a period of time are Sleeve Gastrectomy, Minigastric bypass and Gastric bands.