Dr. Muffazal LakdawalaCo-Founder & Chief Surgeon
Dr. Rais AnsariSenior Surgeon & Endoscopist
Dr. Rajesh ShrivastavaSurgeon & Hernia Specialist
It is a PERMANENT and EFFECTIVE solution for morbid obesity. Unlike fad diets and other quick fixes, weight loss/bariatric surgery will make sure you maintain a healthy lifestyle for long. It not only gets rid of your excess weight but also reduces the risk of potentially life-threatening problems like Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Cancers, Sleep Apnea etc.
Our team is led by Dr. Muffazal Lakdawala, one of Asia's most renowned weight-loss surgeons who has over 20 years of experience in weight-loss/bariatric surgery. He and his team of expert surgeons are the pioneers in Laparoscopic Bariatric surgery and have successfully operated on more than 12,000 patients with extremely positive results. We offer only minimally invasive laparoscopic surgeries, incorporating the latest advances in medical technology for quicker recovery and minimal/no scars.
A variety of weight-loss surgical procedures are collectively referred to as bariatric surgery. When bariatric surgery is performed for the remission of diabetes or other co-morbid conditions, it is referred to as metabolic surgery. At the Digestive Health Institute, all bariatric surgeries are performed laparoscopically, ensuring minimal visible marks and quicker recovery time. We perform all types of primary and revisional bariatric procedures.
Bariatric surgery is the collective term for all types of weight-loss surgery. At Digestive Health Institute, we perform all primary and redo bariatric procedures.
Our surgical team treats issues like Hernia, Gall Bladder Stones, Liver Cysts etc. through Laparoscopic methods
At Digestive Health Institute, we deal with diagnosis and treatment of stomach, pancreatic & other GI cancers through Laparoscopic methods.
"I could not travel due to my weight and I was unable to board international flights. Now I can safely travel having lost over 190 kgs!" Frenchman, Kevin Chenais, came to India to seek help from Dr. Lakdawala for his morbid obesity. He used a motorized wheelchair to move around due to his excess weight but was able to walk after his weight-loss transformation.
Sugars levels are well controlled with only oral medications. Antihypertensive medication reduced to half. Acidity has been resolved and joint pain negligible.
Confesses to feeling younger, lighterand sprightlier is now able to keep up with hectic schedule. Is more energetic, walks daily and indulges in a game of badminton regularly.
Was a long standing, uncontrolled diabetic on +3 oral anti diabetic medications, despite which his sugars were uncontrolled. In addition he was also hypertensive (high BP) & on regular medications.
Post-surgery – He is off and medications for diabetes and blood pressure.