Weight Loss Surgery Clinic
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Phone: (00961)-9-639 045 / (00961)-9-644 644

Email Us: contact@obesitysurgerylebanon.com

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Surgery: Different Methods

Weight Loss Surgery or bariatric surgery is achieved by applying surgical procedures that will:

  • Limit the amount of food that can be eaten
  • And/or cause some of the food to be poorly digested and stored as fat

Weight Loss Surgery
About the Surgery
Results
GASTRIC BYPASS
A digestive "short-cut" is created between the intestine and the stomach.
The food is diverted away from the stomach (as shown by the arrows) and only part of it is absorbed by the body.
  • Smaller stomach.
  • Shortened digestion process.
  • Decrease in calorie absorption.
  • You feel full after very small volume of food.
  • Decreased appetite.
GASTRIC BANDING
An adjustable ring is placed around the upper part of the stomach to create a small pouch (smaller stomach).
  • Smaller stomach.
  • The quantity of food you eat is reduced.
  • You feel full very fast.
SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY
A large portion of the stomach is removed
  • Smaller stomach.
  • You feel full very fast.
  • Not reversible.
  • Decreased appetite.
REVISIONAL SURGERY
Performed to revise or repair preexisting weight loss surgeries
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass or Minimally Invasive Surgery
Dr. Frederic Adaimi is one of the very few surgeons in Lebanon to perform the laparoscopic gastric bypass. This procedure is one that requires excessively high technical and suturing skills and only surgeons with proven laparoscopic skills can perform this surgery. He has performed a large number of laparoscopic bypasses with a 100% success rate.

The advantages for the patient are many: reduced pain, shorter hospital stay, faster recovery, reduced rate of infection, reduced scars...