Gastric Sleeve

The Gastric sleeve operation is the most popular treatment today when it comes to weight loss (obesity, bariatric) surgeries. Celebrity’s such as Maria Carey and Kelly Osbourne have undergone this treatment with remarkable results. The stomach is resized so that the patient eats less and reaches their goal weight ideally in one year. The results are proven and the procedure is safe.

Gastric Sleeve

The gastric sleeve operation is the most popular operation when it comes to weight loss ( obesity, bariatric) surgeries. Eighty percent of the stomach is removed so that the patient eats less and loses weight ideally in one year. The results are proved, and the procedure is safe.

MORE THAN 50,000 SUCCESSFUL BARIATRIC SURGERIES IN OUR HOSPITALS OVER 15 YEARS PERFORMED BY OUR EXPERIENCED SURGEONS… 

The Gastric Sleeve operation, also known as a Tube Stomach Operation, is performed under laparoscopic (closed) method and under general anaesthesia. This type of obesity surgery is the most common method. It is the process of making the stomach a tube via starting from the end point of the pylorus, (the end point of the stomach), at a distance of about 3-6 cm by means of special tools. Approximately 45 minutes after the process, approximately 75-80% of the stomach is removed.

With the diet and nutrition program that is specifically prepared for the patient after the operation, the patient achieves his/her healthy weight within 10-12 months.

  • Why should I have it done in our Hospitals?

    Our Hospitals Obesity Clinics, have performed more than 50,000 accomplished operations without very few complications. We have experienced Professor Doctors, Associate Professors, Specialists, nutritionists and dedicated nurses & caretakers. Teamwork is really important when it comes to bariatric surgeries and we have the most experienced and Professional teams working together in harmony.

  • What are the pre-operative preperations? How long is the operation?

    You will have a full medical check up before the operation, the results will be evaluated and your surgeon will evaluate your readiness for surgery. You will have the following medical tests; Full Urine Test, Blood Test, Chest Xray, Respiratory Function Test, Cardiology Consultation, Pulmonary Diseases Consultation, Internal Diseases Consultation, General Surgery consultation, anaesthesia consultation, Ultrasonography. The operation is mostly laparoscopic (closed) and takes around 45 – 50 minutes.

  • How is the post operative period? How long will I stay in hospital?

    You will stay at the hospital for 3 nights. You will have your last checks and controls before leaving the hospital and will be allowed to leave when everything is totally good and you feel fine. Our diet assistant, nutrition specialist will tell you your new nutrition plan and give you your diet plans. You will be asked to have regular blood tests in 1st, 3rd, 6th and 12th month after the operation. We will always keep in touch with you regarding your follow ups.

  • Will I use medication for the rest of my life? Can I gain the weight back?

    No you won’t need medication for the rest of your life but you will need you need to watch your nutrition. Consuming carbohydrates, fizzy drinks and alcohol may lead to weight gain.

  • Will I need aesthetic surgeries after weight loss?

    Some patients might need aesthetic operations such as tummy tuck, arm lift or thigh lift while some patients don’t need it at all. It is all related to your metabolism, skin type and condition. Our aesthetic surgeons can help you with your requests after bariatric surgery and weight loss.

Prof. Dr. Hayrullah Derici

Prof. Dr. Hayrullah Derici

He graduated from Ege University Faculty of Medicine in 1991. In 1996, he became General Surgery Specialist. In 2007, he received the Turkish Surgery Association Qualification (Board) Certificate. In 2007, he received the title of “Associate Professor of General Surgery”. In 2013 he became Professor.

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail Yaman

Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail Yaman

Assoc. Prof Ismail Yaman served as a general surgeon between the years of 2009-2005 in Manisa Public Hospital. In 2009 he started working as Assistant Associate Professor in the Balıkesir University Faculty of Medicine where he got the chance to study Hiatus Hernia, Laparoscopic Colon Resection Surgery and the high level of Endoscopy which was accomplished first time here by himself. In 2013 Assoc. Prof Ismail Yaman gained a patent with a wwwice called “aspirasyon aparatı” which was designed by himself.

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Prof. Dr. Hayrullah Derici

Prof. Dr. Hayrullah Derici

He graduated from Ege University Faculty of Medicine in 1991. In 1996, he became General Surgery Specialist. In 2007, he received the Turkish Surgery Association Qualification (Board) Certificate. In 2007, he received the title of “Associate Professor of General Surgery”. In 2013 he became Professor.

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail Yaman

Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail Yaman

Assoc. Prof Ismail Yaman served as a general surgeon between the years of 2009-2005 in Manisa Public Hospital. In 2009 he started working as Assistant Associate Professor in the Balıkesir University Faculty of Medicine where he got the chance to study Hiatus Hernia, Laparoscopic Colon Resection Surgery and the high level of Endoscopy which was accomplished first time here by himself. In 2013 Assoc. Prof Ismail Yaman gained a patent with a wwwice called “aspirasyon aparatı” which was designed by himself.

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