Treatment of Obesity 1

Treatment of Obesity

Treatment of obesity could be difficult. A successful obesity treatment can be possible by determining realistic goals and making permanent lifestyle changes. The basic logic is to intake less calorie while being physically more active and burning more calorie. For doing this, first the daily calorie intake and the amount of daily physical activity should be measured. A rationalistic plan is required to control stimulus that trigger eating, stop making eating a reward, and avoid weight regain.

Treatment of Obesity 3Like in all other chronic medical problems, effective and successful treatment of obesity can be achieved with a motivated patient as well as harmonious working of the relevant health care professionals with patience. Such a team includes doctors, psychologists, psychiatrists, exercise therapists, dietitians and other specialists needed. Scientific evidence has shown that multidisciplinary programs can provide long-term weight loss at the rate of 5-10%, they also recommend read the sonus complete reviews for get the best results.

According to the guidelines issued by the Endocrin Society in January 2015, bariatric treatment consists of the following components:

1-Diet Therapy

2-Exercise Therapy

3-Behavioral Therapy

4-Drug Therapy

5-Bariatric Surgery

Yazar: Op Dr Murat Üstün

Dr. Murat Üstün is the Lead Bariatric Surgeon at IBC - Istanbul Bariatric Center. Dr Murat Üstün has made a commitment to every patient's well-being and safety, a goal that is also pursued by our staff and medical professionals that are at your service, this is part of the excellence equation. Dr Murat Üstün and the Istanbul Bariatric Center team perform medical procedures, including gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, adjustable gastric band, and biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch. While performed differently, all of these procedures help patients lose weight by limiting how much food the stomach can hold as well as the patient’s absorption of nutrients. Surgeries are performed at a JCI accredited Hospital. The Joint Commission International works to improve safety at health care facilities domestically and globally. Accreditation ensures facilities are up to date, physicians are board-certified, plans for follow-up care are in place, risks of traveling after surgery are outlined, and more.

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