Nutrition and Diet Counseling
1. Intragastric balloon placement-
- With the advent of modern lifestyle obesity has assumed epidemic proportions. Obesity predisposes to many GI cancers and other medical problems such as Diabetes, hypertension, obstructive sleep apnea and osteoarthritis. Diet modification and weight reduction with exercise is initially advised. Once desired target weight loss is not achieved, balloon placement is considered in the stomach which can lead to approx 10 to 15 Kg of weight loss in 6 months time, after which the balloon is usually removed.
2. Nutrition and diet counseling -
- Various diseases and medical diagnosis require varied diet plan. We provide customized and personal diet plan to hospitalized patient by a qualified dietician as per disease and patient dietary preferences. Dietary counseling is also provided to obese patients who are motivated to reduce weight by diet and exercise.