ILS Bariatric Care – Pioneer of Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery
Obesity is engulfing the world at an alarming rate, and the same is true for India as well. ILS Hospitals have earned its reputation in India for being the pioneer of Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery in India. With the help of bariatric surgery, obesity can be curbed and eventually be mitigated completely.
Why Choose Bariatric Surgery?
With the passage of time, obesity has turned into a national health issue. The last two decades has witnessed a double rate of overweight people and obesity among children and adults. In the category of preventable causes after tobacco, obesity is the second to cause death among the people of United States. The stats are pretty similar for India as well. Morbid obesity is one of the major issues that has a link with various causes that severely effects the health of any overweight patient, like that of heart attacks, hypertension, high glucose or diabetes.
All About Obesity
What is Obesity?
Obesity can be termed as a state where an excess amount of body fat gets piled up in the body mainly due to unhealthy eating habit and leading a sedentary lifestyle…
Are You Obese?
Body Mass Index is often used to determine whether or not the patients are overweight, underweight, or clinically obese. The obese people tend to develop…
Prevention from Obesity
Obesity is becoming a health threat looming all around the globe. Most of the time by adopting some simple lifestyle modifications, we can lead a life without obesity.
What is Bariatric Surgery?
Bariatric surgery, more commonly known as weight loss surgery, is a procedure to reduce excessive body weight, from the bodies of obese individuals.
There are two types of Bariatric surgery
– Restrictive Procedure
– Malabsorptive / Combination
Obesity & Diabetes
Let’s understand what obesity and diabetes are, before finding the correlation between them and how weight reduction surgery can resolve it for good.
Meet Our Team
Dr. Om Tantia, graduated from North Bengal Medical College and awarded Master of Surgery with special training in Pediatric Surgery at SMS Medical College & Sir Padmapat Mother & Child Hospital, Rajasthan. He was awarded Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) England without examination, Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS). He also received Fellow of Association of Minimal...
Completed MS (General Surgery) – 1993 – IPGME&R, Kolkata and has been performing advanced Laparoscopic Surgery since 1999 and is currently Associate Professor, Dept. of Surgery & In-Charge Minimal Invasive Surgery Unit, R. G. Kar Medical College, Kolkata. Prof. Tamonas Chaudhuri graduated from B. S Medical College, Bankura Medical College and was awarded Master of Surgery by the University of...
Dr. Ghanshyam Goyal is the Head, Dept. of Diabetology and Consultant and Dept. Internal Medicine at ILS Hospital, Salt Lake. He is also the Regional Coordinator of“National Wound Care Project” (WDF –DFSI),Regional Faculty - Certificate course in Evidence Based Diabetes Management conducted by Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI). Also holds lifetime membership of Indian Medical Association (IMA). Association of...
Bariatric Myth Buster
Know Your BMI
My weight was 140 kg, after the Lap MGB surgery in 6 months I have lost 30 kg weight. I had High BP, Hyper tension, Knee Pain. None of the problems bother me anymore. Dr. Tantia and his team is extremely supportive. They have supported me constantly even after the surgery. I have complete faith on ILS and their team. I definitely recommend them.
Weight Lost: 30 kgs
My weight was 103 Kgs, and after my Bariatric surgery my weight dropped to 83 Kgs within 6 months. I used to face a lot of problems regarding my Knee pain, Hyperthyroidism and also had liver disease. I used to avoid riding my motor-cycle and started driving my car instead. I used to get tired very easily. I visited Salt Lake ILS Bariatric Care and consulted with Dr. Om Tantia, he suggested me this surgery and my life has changed ever since. I thank him for this genuinely.
Weight Lost: 20 kgs
My weight was 104 KG and after the Lap MGB surgery in 2.5 month I have lost 15 kg weight. I used to have Hyper tension, hyperthyroidism and Sleep Apnea. Now I don't face any of these. I thank ILS Hospitals and Dr. Om Tantia for the new life that I have got. I feel ILS Hospitals is one of the best Hospitals available in Kolkata.
Weight Lost: 15 kgs
I've gone through a 360o change in my life. Not only is my weight under control, but my hypertension has also been cured. The quality of my life has now improved un believably. All thanks to ILS Hospitals.
Weight Lost: 51 kgs
I used to get tired and depressed, but now I've become more energetic and confident, Everybody praises me about how I'm looking better now. Thanks to ILS Hospitals and its Bariatric team.
Weight Lost: 69 kgs
My weight is in under control since the surgery in 2011 and the high blood pressure has also been cured. I don't feel shy anymore. Thanks to ILS Hospitals.
Weight Lost: 22.7 kgs
I wanted to get rid of diabetes and stop taking medicines. Now my life has completely changed, and I am not dependent on medicines anymore. Now my weight is control too, thanks, ILS Hospitals.
Weight Lost: 45 kgs
After having 44kgs reduced, I no longer have to take my hypertension pills. Diabetes too is not an obstacle in my life anymore. Bariatric surgery has helped me to lead a happier life.
Weight Lost: 43.6 kgs
Breathing problem and nausea gone completely. My weight has also been reduced dramatically after bariatric surgery. Thanks to ILS Hospitals, now i can lead my married-life with confidence.
Weight Lost: 29.1 Kgs