Banded Gastric Bypass Surgery

Banded Gastric Bypass

Gastric bypass is one of the most requested bariatric surgery procedures today. A large number of women and men struggling with obesity

Gastric banding is a common procedure that has helped numerous men and women achieve a healthy weight in a safe, controlled manner. Dr Apoorv is one of the most experienced surgeons in Indore.
This option for weight loss surgery is minimally invasive laparoscopic procedure takes about 30 minutes to perform. An adjustable band is wrapped around the upper part of the stomach dividing it into a small upper pouch that holds about ½ cup of food, and a larger lower stomach.
By creating a smaller stomach pouch, it limits the amount of food that one eats at any one time. This allows you to feel full sooner and stay full longer feeling satisfied. The degree of tightness affects how much food you can eat and the length of time it takes for food to leave the stomach which allows you to stay satisfied with a small amount for a longer period of time.


  • As you eat less your body will store less calories.
  • You will start burning fat for energy which increases the weight loss.
  • This procedure is reversible and is the least invasive, safest procedure.

Am I a Good Candidate for Gastric Bypass Surgery?

Most obese patients who are struggling to lose weight make good candidates for gastric bypass at our Dr Apoorv’s Hi-Tech Bariatric & Laparoscopy Surgery Center. However, some factors can affect your candidacy:


Gastric bypass surgery is suitable for those who have a BMI of at least 35. This bariatric surgery can cause extreme weight loss, so patients must have sufficient excess weight to lose.

Obesity-Related Disease

Patients experiencing serious obesity-related health concerns such as diabetes, high blood pressure, hypertension, sleep apnea, or GERD are good candidates for this weight loss surgery.

Your Expectations

You need to be ready to make permanent changes to your daily life after gastric bypass surgery. We will provide long-term follow-up plans that are specifically designed to monitor your nutritional levels, your lifestyle, your behavior, and your medical condition.

Is gastric bypass safe in Indore?

The safety and success rate of bariatric surgeries in Dr Apoorv’s Hi-Tech Bariatric & Laparoscopy Surgery Center is as high as that in central India. Over the decades, Dr Apoorv’s Hi-Tech Bariatric & Laparoscopy Surgery Center is led by top qualified and experienced weight loss surgeon.