Bariatric Surgery / Weight Loss Surgery
Roux en Y Gastric Bypass
Punjab First Centre of Excellence & NABH Accredited BARIATRIC SURGERY Center
What is Roux en Y Gastric Bypass Surgery?
Gastric bypass is also called Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. In this procedure we make a small pouch from the stomach and connect the new stomach pouch to the small intestine.
What happens after Roux en Y Gastric Bypass?
After the surgery, the food we swallow goes into the new stomach pouch and then it moves into the small intestine. It bypasses the main stomach and some portion of small intestine is also bypassed.
Roux-en-Y is commonly done bariatric surgery. Investigations and Medical guidelines are followed to qualify a patient for Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. The patient is counselled about the changes that one has to make to lead a healthier lifestyle.
Why Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass is done?
Roux en Y Gastric bypass is done on patients who have excess body weight and are also suffering from life threatening health challenges or weight related health problems like :
- High Blood Pressure
- High Cholesterol
- Heart Disease
- Sleep Apnea
- Type-2 Diabetes
- Reflux Disease
Who can undergone Roux en Y Gastric Bypass?
- Patients who’s with BMI > 40
- Patients with BMI 35 to 39.9 with comorbidities ( High Blood Pressure, Type 2 Diabetes, Sleep Apnea )
What is procedure of Roux en Y Gastric Bypass ?
This procedure is done under general anaesthesia and it is performed laparoscopically ( key hole procedure ). The stomach is converted to 30ml pouch.
To achieve the desired weight loss a loop of small intestine is attached to the pouch. There is a second connection which helps the bile and pancreatic fluid to drain.
The patients achieves 75% of weight loss target in one year after Roux en Y Gastric Bypass.
What are advantages of Roux en Y Gastric Bypass?
Roux en Y helps in rapid weight loss thus patients achieve desired weight loss goal in about one year.
Roux en Y has a long term successful track record.
Roux en Y helps patients improve in Type 2 Diabetes as soon as the surgery is complete.
Roux en Y creates a dumping syndrome which helps patients by making them eat less calories and this leads to more enhanced weight loss.
Roux en Y treated both obesity and severe gastro oesophageal reflux disease.
Formula to Calculate BMI
BMI = Weight (in kg)/Height (in m2)
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Why Dr. GS Jammu ?
Dr. Gurvinder Singh Jammu
Director and Head, Department of Surgery
Dr. GS Jammu is the leading bariatric surgeon in Jalandhar Punjab India. He is honoured by Master Surgeon Award in the field of Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation, USA.
He is running Jammu Hospital in Jalandhar Punjab which is accredited with highest National & International Accreditations: COE (Center of Excellence by Obesity Surgery Society of India), NABH (National Accreditation Board of Hospitals and Healthcare Providers) & IEF (International Excellence Federation for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery).
His center is performing the highest number of successful bariatric/weight loss/mini gastric bypass procedures in India.
Dr. GS Jammu has to his credit more than 20,000 Laparoscopic Surgeries and 6500 successful bariatric surgeries which include Mini Gastric Bypass, Roux-n-Y Gastric Bypass, and Sleeve Gastrectomy.
Why Jammu Hospital ?
Dr. Gurvinder Singh Jammu opened Jammu Hospital in 2004, where he practiced most advanced surgeries. Jammu Hospital started as 10 bedded hospital in 2000 at an old building but with increasing popularity and good outcome prompted to shift the hospital in a new building with 43 beds.
Jammu Hospital became a Multi Super Specialty Hospital, serving patients with multiple specialties.
Jammu Hospital is now famous as a leading Bariatric Surgery Center in India. Where Dr. GS Jammu has operated more than 4000 successful bariatric surgeries.
Jammu Hospital is accredited with highest National & International Accreditations: NABH (National Accreditation Board of Hospitals and Healthcare Providers) & IEF (International Excellence Federation for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery).
This center is performing the highest number of successful bariatric/weight loss/mini gastric bypass procedures in India.
Jammu Hospital Jalandhar is the only non-corporate hospital in India to have three fully integrated OR1 (Karl Storz Germany) Operating Rooms.
Thus, making the operating rooms world-class, infection-free, non-obstructive workflow & live streaming ready.
World-class care at Jammu Hospital- Jalandhar (Punjab)
With the adoption of the latest technologies, techniques, and world-class medical expertise, Jammu hospital at Jalandhar, Punjab offers healthcare services comparable with the finest in the world with outcomes that are at par with the best. The value for money services is delivered in a patient-friendly setting with tender loving care.