Medical Tourism Procedure Descriptions
We realize it is often difficult keeping track of the names and definitions of each procedure. To ensure you are always informed about your options, highlighted below are the definitions for all the procedures we offer. If you don't find the procedure you are looking for below, get in touch, we would love to hear from you. Contact SkyMedicus
Bariatric surgery is a procedure performed on people who are obese for the purpose of losing weight.
This is a laprascopic surgical procedure. It involves the placement of an adjustable band made out of silicone around the upper portion of the stomach.
Gastric bypass surgery involves the formation of a small stomach pouch to restrict food intake and the re-routing of the duodenum and other segments of the small intestine to cause malabsorption (decreased ability to absorb calories and nutrients from food).