About Bariatric Surgery Ltd Alexandra Hospital
or obesity surgery is the specialty of this very highly qualified and
experienced Manchester based Surgeon. He is the leading bariatric surgeon in
the North of England. The surgeon performs all types of bariatric surgical
procedures at well-known private hospitals including The Alexandra Hospital at
Cheadle in Cheshire and The Highfield Hospital at Rochdale in Lancashire. He
performs all types of primary Bariatric surgical procedures like Sleeve
Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, Gastric Banding and One anastomosis or Omega loop
gastric bypass and also Revisional Bariatric surgery such as Removal of gastric
band and conversion to either gastric sleeve or bypass.
initial consultation Mr Senapati will take thorough history including the
impact of obesity on the total health of the patient. As we know obesity can
affect any organ of the body from head to toe and the common diseases
associated with obesity are Type 2 diabetes, Sleep Apnoea, Backache, arthritis
of various joints, Polycystic Ovary syndrome, Oesophageal reflux, High
Cholesterol, Hypertension, Metabolic Syndrome, Depression, Leg Oedema, Leg
ulcers, Breathlessness on walking short distances and poor quality of life.
Evidence suggests that Obesity not only impacts on quality of life but also has
an effect on longevity. Literature suggests that one may loose upto 3-5 years
if Body mass Index or (BMI) is more than 30, upto 5-7 years if BMI more than 40
also known as Morbid Obesity and upto 13 years if BMI is more than 50, also
known as Super Obesity. Current Evidence suggests that Bariatric surgery will
either cure or improve many of these associated diseases.
very carefully patients dietary habits, patients behaviour and relation to
various types of food before deciding the appropriate type of weight loss
surgery, what is known as patient selection. This is a very delicate decision
and is done with scientific and systematic approach in which the patient is the
decision maker, who is well informed with adequate and relevant information
following the consultation. The patients will also have consultation with his
team of Specialist Bariatric Nurses, Dieticians.