Dr. Ashish Pitale is one of the best General and Bariatric Surgery (Minimal Access) Specialists in Delhi.
VPS Rockland Hospitals
Dr. Ashish Pitale is one of the best General and Bariatric Surgery (Minimal Access) Specialists in Delhi with 22 years of experience.
Dr. Ashish Pitale has done his MBBS and MS (General Surgery) from Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University in 1990 & 1994 respectively. He has obtained Fellowship in Bariatric (Weight Loss) surgery and Robotic surgery and is a Fellow of Indian Association of Gastro endoscopic Surgeons (FIAGES).
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Bariatric surgery is a surgical procedure performed to cause weight loss by restricting the amount of food the stomach can accommodate. It is carried out with an aim to cause malabsorption of nutrients and gastric restriction. A bariatric doctor is a physician who performs bariatric procedures and helps his or her patients to cope with obesity.
Bariatric surgeons treat patients whose body mass index is 30 or higher. Bariatric doctors often treat obese patients with diet, nutrition, behavioral therapy, exercise, appropriate medications, surgery or any combination of these methods.
Bariatric surgery is performed to treat obesity, but it can also treat several other diseases such as: