Is Bariatric Surgery For You?
Dr Cha Kar Huei, Consultant General Surgeon, Subang Jaya Medical Centre
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For people who struggle with obesity, weight loss is a complex process. Diet and exercise alone may not be enough for some individuals. When should you bring up bariatric surgery with your doctor, and what are the outcomes you should expect? Join consultant general surgeon Dr Cha Kar Huei, from Subang Jaya Medical Centre, as he explains different types of bariatric surgery, the risks and complications, as well as recovery after the procedure.
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Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek
Presented by: Meera Sivasothy
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Categories: medical innovation and technology
Tags: gastric bypass, gastric balloon, the bigger picture, health and living, obesity, bariatric surgery, diet, exercise, non-communicable disease,