Diabetes Surgery

Diabetes Surgery Turkey

Diabetes Surgery

Bariatric surgery not only helps to reduce weight, but also to fight secondary diseases. You can have the benefits of medical solutions such as Diabetes Surgery in Turkey in order to get rid of obesity and diabetes at the same time.

Diabetes type 2 is the most common form of diabetes and leads to many other serious health problems, such as heart diseases.

The primary cause for diabetes type 2 is obesity, therefore weight loss surgery in Turkey can be the key and most effective weapon to fight it.

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Insulin Problems: Fixed

Aside the traditional methods like lowering the blood sugar level, the diabetes surgery can also be an alternative treatment method to diabetes type 2 patients. The biggest outcome of the operation is the insulin starts being used without any problem and problems with the blood sugar levels end. Also known as metabolic surgery, this procedure increases the insulin resistance and makes us of the insulin in the blood.

There are different types of weight loss surgeries, the appropriate method depends on individual circumstances. With this procedure, the food intake will be less, hormones will be activated and both diabetes and obesity problems will be solved together.

As a result of the diabetes surgery, the feeling of hunger will be decreased and there will be a lack of appetite leading to less intake of food. When the body and metabolism turn to normal, patient will get totally rid of the extra weight, blood sugar and insulin problems.

High Quality Services at Affordable Prices

Many patients who suffer from diabetes choose to have a diabetes surgery in Turkey because of high quality services at affordable prices.

You can click here to learn about the process and the price information.

FAQ - Diabetes Surgery in Turkey

Am I eligible for the diabetes surgery in Turkey?

The diabetes surgery also known as metabolic surgery is to cure diabetes type 2 and obesity at the same time. The preoperative examinations and consultations are performed before the surgery and according the results of those, the decision is taken together with the surgeon and patient.

How is the preparation to surgery? Is there a diet, what tests should I have done?

In most cases, there is no pre-operative diet necessary. However, depending on the situation of the liver or your BMI, our experienced partner doctors in Turkey might give you a diet program. On the arrival, a small checkup is performed including the cardiology, pulmonary diseases, psychiatrist, internal medicine, anesthesia consultations. Multiple laboratory and imaging diagnostics are also performed to be sure that there are no unknown health issues with the patient.

When will the weight loss stop after metabolic surgery in Turkey? Will I be able to maintain this record?

The weight loss stops approximately around 10-12 months after the surgery. This means that the body has reached the ideal weight and starts to maintain that. After a few months of your surgery, you will be able to eat anything but in small portions. At this point, it is very important that you are complying with the general instructions of our nutrition specialists. If you keep away from carbohydrates, alcohol and do sports, you will maintain your weight and not regain.

How long is the accommodation in Turkey after metabolic surgery? When can I go back to work?

The hospitalization period after the metabolic surgery in Turkey is 5-6 days. You will be discharged in the 4th or 5th morning of your operation and will need no painkillers. The mobilization of the patient starts a few hours of the surgery since it is also essential to cover up easily. If your work doesn’t require heavy duty, you can go back to work 1 week after your diabetes surgery in Turkey. medicalfly recommend minimum of 5 nights hospital and 1 night hotel accommodation.

How is the nutrition after the metabolic surgery Turkey?

The nutrition plan and seminar are given to the patients by our dietitians. You will start with liquid food, go on with smashed food and continue after transacting to the solid food. During the phases, the metabolism will learn from the beginning how to tolerate different food. There is no life time diet but there will be some points to be careful of for the best results. medicalfly supports 2 years follow up including the dietitian and psychologist sessions.

How is the aftercare and follow up after diabetes surgery in Turkey?

medicalfly keeps your track after your surgery. With periodic calls and reminders, your health and weight will be monitored by us. There will also be some periodic blood tests you should have in your home country. We will keep in touch with you and remind you the next steps. We promise that you will never feel alone after your diabetes surgery in Turkey.

Can diabetes type 1 patients have diabetes surgery in Turkey?

Unfortunately, not. We, as medicalfly family hope that the modern medicine will provide cure for type 1 diabetes in short time.