Gastric endoscopic Botox is one of the effective non-surgical methods for weight loss.
According to scientists, a new era has begun in medicine to overcome obesity with it.
In the news, you will be informed about the following:
Excess weight and obesity is one of the main risk factors of various diseases including chronic pathologies and it’s life-threatening for humans.
Statistics of the World Health Organization is quite alarming in this regard – the obesity rate has tripled worldwide since 1975. According to the same organization, more than 1.9 billion adults suffered from excess weight in 2016 alone, whereas 650 million were obese. Based on the same report, 41 million children under the age of 5 don't have a healthy weight, 340 million children and adolescents aged 5-19 are either obese or overweight.
It’s worth mentioning that obesity is a preventable disease.
How is excess weight managed in the clinic “New Life”?
Medicine has developed quite an effective unit for overcoming excess weight; bariatric surgery is the field of medicine comprising various operative interventions.
Sleeve gastrectomy with non-bloody, laparoscopic method has been successfully conducted at the clinic “New Life” for years. Clinic’s bariatric surgeons can remember numerous successful outcomes, for example, several patients lost 100 kg, most of them said goodbye to 60-75 kg and continue to live their lives without extra weight.
Alongside sleeve-gastrectomy, several endoscopic weight loss methods (endoscopic gastric balloon, Botox-injection), not requiring any operation are established at the clinic for patients who need to lose 15-35 kg.
Gastric balloon and Botox-injection is a 30-minute long procedure and the method helps patients return to recommended healthy weight.
What is Gastric Botox, why is it an effective method of treatment?
Clinic “New Life” offers overweight patients one more advanced method – Gastric Botox.
No operation, takes only 30 minutes and surgeon-endoscopist injects Botox in gastric mucosa with an endoscopic method.
It’s completely pain-free and the outcome is very effective!
Endoscopic Gastric Botox is an out-patient-based procedure, it's conducted with short-term anesthesia. After the endoscopic manipulation, the patient is discharged on the same day.
A patient undergoes esophagogastroduodenoscopy (gastroscopy) and consults with an endocrinologist before Botox-injection.
After the procedure patient undergoes regular check-ups with gastroenterologist and endocrinologist to avoid any possible side effects and reach maximal results.
What advantages is Gastric Botox distinguished with?
- It's conducted on the out-patient basis – a patient is discharged on the same day;
- It’s pain-free;
- Doesn’t need rehabilitation;
- It's distinguished with the effective outcome;
- Suppresses appetite and feeling of hunger;
- Preventive measure for diseases caused by obesity;
- Doesn’t damage gastric mucosa;
- It’s conducted with an endoscopic method prior to which gastric mucosa is examined in detail and narrow spectrum;
- It’s possible to lose 15-20 kg;
- Patient returns to a healthy weight.
Wish you health!