The sleeve stomach is a form of diminution of the stomach. In the tube-stomach operation, a large part of the stomach is removed, so that only a tube-like residue is preserved and thus a feeling of satiety occurs much faster when eating.

The sleeve stomach operation is the healthier and more natural way of stomach reduction. The largest part of the stomach is removed. As a result, much less food is absorbed. In the sleeve stomach operation, the hormone ghrelin, which is responsible for the cravings attacks, is removed. The area of type 1 diabetes is also removed. This means that the patients who need to inject the insulin do not need it more after the sleeve stomach operation.

Sleeve stomach

In the price inclusive: Transfer from the airport to the hospital and back to the airport. Various blood tests, echocardiogram, ECG, lung X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy (gastroscopy), all examinations at the doctors, conversation with the operating surgeon, cardiologist, psychologists, internists and with the nutritionist.

All examination reports, blood results, discharge reports and the diet plan are of course translated into the language of the patient. You will be looked after by our team for 1 year (on request also longer), so that you always have a contact person at home by phone. Before and after the sleeve gastrectomy you always have an accompaniment at your bed who speaks your language.

You can of course take a person as an escort to Turkey/ Antalya.

Their overnight stay and care is provided in the hospital.

The price for the sleeve gastrectomy surgery is on request. We are happy to discuss all further questions in a personal telephone conversation, which we would be very pleased about.

We are happy to discuss all further questions in a personal telephone conversation, which we would be very happy about.

I now need some information from you: age, weight, height, pre-existing conditions, medications you take regularly, allergies, intolerance to food, operations in the past and whether there were complications, hereditary diseases, chronic diseases in the family such as diabetes, heart disease, cancer or problems with the circulation. We can discuss all other questions in a personal telephone conversation, which we would be very happy about.

Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery

Many people suffer from obesity. They often have physical ailments and even health problems due to obesity, such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and respiratory insufficiency such as apnea and/or very loud snoring. If this limit is exceeded and the body is significantly affected, it is the beginning of obesity, according to experts. This corresponds to a body mass index (BMI) of 32>and more (32> kg/m2). Obesity does not only concern psychic proberna, but also physical health. Most overweight people are reluctant to participate in everyday life and have limited seats on public transport. However, they are excluded from society and have various problems in working life.

As Aesthetics Antalya, we are happy that you decide to change some things in your life! We are pleased to be able to offer you the methods of gastric surgery with a comprehensive treatment program that allows you to lose weight gradually. Our team will be happy to advise you comprehensively!

Sleeve gastrectomy surgery in Turkey

The sleeve stomach is a form of diminution of the stomach, in which a large part of the stomach is removed. With a sleeve stomach, most of the stomach is removed and a two to three centimeter narrow tube with a capacity of about 85 to 150 milliliters remains.

Effectiveness of sleeve gastrectomy when losing weight

Sleeve gastrectomy is one of metabolic surgery and is known as sleeve gastrectomy. After this reduction operation of the stomach, smaller amounts of the so-called hunger hormone “Ghrelin” are produced and thus the appetite is additionally reduced.

Another advantage of the sleeve stomach is that no foreign material (such as a gastric band) is introduced into the body and no changes are made to the inside and outside of the stomach. Thus, a few weeks after the operation, patients can consume all the food without restriction.

What is the relationship between gastrointestinal disease surgery and other obesity treatments?

As a rule, the sleeve stomach is a special form for the treatment of obesity. Sleeve gastrectomy provides long-term results, especially in overweight patients. In order to achieve the best results, it is necessary to change eating habits after the procedure and one must refrain from sugar.

What is sleeve gastrectomy surgery?

The sleeve stomach operation is a stomach reduction in which a tubular residual stomach is formed. This residual stomach can only absorb little food, which gives you a faster feeling of satiety. In addition, the hunger hormones are triggered.

Preparation for sleeve gastrectomy surgery

Before the operation, certain preliminary examinations are necessary to rule out pathological changes such as inflammation or tumors. Liver, gallbladder and pancreas must be assessed. Especially in overweight patients with a body mass index above 40, it is important to consume protein-rich fluid 10 to 14 days before stomach surgery. During this period, only liquid and protein-rich foods are allowed to be consumed to reduce the fat in the liver.

Procedure of the sleeve gastrectomy

The sleeve gastrectomy always takes place under general anesthesia and takes about an hour. The procedure is performed laparoscopically and the operation is carried out via a few small incisions in the abdominal wall. The lower part of the stomach is separated and at the same time staples are inserted along the incision. After a sleeve gastrectomy operation, patients should stay in the hospital for three to four days for follow-up examination.

For whom a sleeve gastrectomy is suitable

A sleeve stomach operation is for severely overweight people with a body mass index (BMI) of 40 kg/m². For diabetes, high blood pressure or sleep apnea, sleeve gastrectomy can also be performed with a body mass index of 32. Even if your exercise and nutrition program has not been successful for 6-12 months, this surgery can be performed. This surgery is not suitable for overweight patients who often consume too many calorie-containing foods such as sugar or alcoholic beverages.

Success in losing weight

The chances of success with regard to weight loss are very high in the sleeve gastrectomy operation. After surgery, you can reduce your excess body weight between 33 and 83 percent.

Risks and side effects

After a sleeve gastrectomy, the intestine can no longer absorb enough vitamin B12, so this vitamin must be taken artificially. The risk factors are very low compared to other comparable operations. Risks such as temporary disorders of gastrointestinal activity and adhesions of the abdominal organs may occur. Surgical risks may vary depending on the patient’s state of health.

Aftercare and nutrition after surgery

Although sleeve gastrectomy is an effective solution, you need to change your lifestyle and eating habits. After a sleeve stomach operation, the diet for one to two weeks consists only of liquid food. The daily food intake is spread over the long term to about five to seven smaller meals per day.