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Gastric Bypass Surgery
Cost in Chennai
Lowest cost (approx)
90,000
2.3 Lacs
Highest cost (approx)
4 Lacs

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Gastric Bypass Surgery In Chennai

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery, MRCS (UK)

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

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MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, DM - Gastroenterology

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MBBS, DNB - General Surgery

15 years experience overall

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery

26 years experience overall

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General Surgeon

MBBS, MS - General Surgery

21 years experience overall

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Plastic Surgery

25 years experience overall

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Bariatric Surgeon

Gastric Bypass Surgery

Gastric Bypass Surgery
It is a surgical technique to rearrange and attach small intestine to the already cut stomach into a small viable segment and a large remnant.
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Gastric Bypass Surgery in Chennai

Frequently Asked Questions 


What is Gastric Bypass Surgery?

A type of surgical treatment for individuals who are suffering from obesity is Gastric Bypass Surgery. It helps to lose weight by cutting the stomach into two pouches. The small intestine will be connected to these pouches and makes the patients feel full after eating less food. 


What are the steps involved in the Gastric Bypass Surgery?

Gastric Bypass Surgery involves the following steps:

  1. The patient will be sedated using general anesthesia.
  2. The stomach will be split into two pouches and then connected to the small intestine. 


What is the care taken for patients after the surgery?

  1. Follow the diet as given by the dietician.
  2. Make several appointments with the doctor to check the status of the surgery performed.
  3. Avoid smoking and alcohol consumption.
  4. Do not eat fatty food items. 


Doctors from which specialty can perform this Gastric Bypass Surgery?

Gastric Bypass Surgery can be performed by:

  1. Bariatric Surgeon
  2. General Surgeon 


What is the price of Gastric Bypass Surgery in Chennai?

Expenses for Gastric Bypass Surgery in Chennai changes due to the following factors:

  1. The medical condition of the patient
  2. Surgeon fee
  3. Admission fee
  4. Age of the patient
  5. Type of Hospital
  6. The admission room that you opted for
  7. Post-surgical complications that are involved
  8. Any other lab tests or examination tests such as X-ray, ECG, etc
  9. Type of surgery planned to be performed


Minimum amount to be paid in Chennai starts from Rs. 90,000.

Average charges in Chennai is approximately Rs. 2,30,000.

Maximum cost in Chennai rises up to Rs. 4,00,000.

What are the risks and complications that are connected with Gastric Bypass Surgery?

Gastric Bypass Surgery has the following risks and complications:

  1. May cause Dumping syndrome
  2. Thromboembolism
  3. Bowel obstruction
  4. Can cause Hernia
  5. Breathing difficulty
  6. Insufficient nutrients to the body
  7. Can lead to ulcers  


What can be the recovery time of Gastric Bypass Surgery taken by the patient?

The patient may take about 2-4 weeks to recover from Gastric Bypass Surgery. 


Does Gastric Bypass Surgery hurt the patient?

Gastric Bypass Surgery does not cause any pain during the process as the patient will be sedated using general anesthesia.

Is it a permanent surgery?

Gastric bypass surgery is considered as a permanent surgery as it attaches the small intestine to the divided portions of the stomach. 


Can it be reversible?

Gastric bypass surgery involves resizing the stomach and hence can't be reversible.

Gastric Bypass Surgery In Chennai

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