Bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery on the stomach and/or intestines to help a person with extreme obesity lose weight. Bariatric surgery is an option for people who have a body mass index (BMI) above 40.
oladoc can help book an appointment with a bariatric surgeon in Karachi and has specialists across Karachi in areas such as Clifton, North Nazimabad, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, F.B. Area, M A Jinnah Road and so on. Patients can call us at 02138140600 to book an appointment with a specialist for their needs. Top bariatric surgeons practicing in Karachi include Dr. Syed Ali Haider (practicing in Bayview Hospital, Dr. Ziauddin Hospital (North Nazimabad), Ibn-e-Seena Hospital (Karachi), Taj Consultants Clinics, and Karachi Medical Complex (Gulshan-e-Iqbal)), Asst. Prof. Dr. Syed Asif Ali (practicing in Park Lane Hospital, Clifton Kidney & General Hospital, and Altamash General Hospital), Dr. Mirza Arshad Beg (practicing in Dr Mirza Arshad Beg Clinic, Liaquat National Hospital), Prof. Dr. Muhammad Shahid Shamim (practicing in Bayview Hospital).
Bariatric surgeons usually train as general surgeons before specializing in bariatric surgery. They are not only qualified to do surgery but can also advise patients of obesity on improving their conditions to get ready for the surgery or even avoid it.