By Dr Vigyan Jain
How protected are beauty procedures supplied by salons and wellness centres for weight problems management?
There aren’t any invasive procedures which must be supplied by salons and wellness centres for weight problems management.
How protected are medical procedures like liposuction?
They’re high-risk procedures and must be carried out in a nicely regulated set-up with skilled personnel with a confirmed monitor file.
Who’re the sufferers suggested to go for such procedures?
Sufferers who require beauty and physique contouring solely could also be suggested to endure such procedures. It may be helpful in chosen instances, post-plastic surgical procedure after profitable bariatric surgical procedure. They aren’t appropriate for weight reduction.
Is it advisable to take drugs for weight problems management? Who’re the best candidates for such medicines?
Taking medicines will be helpful in chosen group of sufferers. There are only a few medication now out there for weight reduction. However they need to be beneath the steering of a specialist in weight problems drugs in the best affected person as a part of multidisciplinary strategy for weight reduction.
The proper candidates for medicines:
Affected person who don’t match the standards to endure bariatric surgical procedure (eg BMI between 25 and 33 kg/m2).
As a method to realize short-term weight reduction previous to bariatric surgical procedure or another surgical procedure.
Sufferers who want to stop weight achieve or as an adjunct following profitable bariatric surgical procedure.
What about sufferers which can be genetically vulnerable to weight problems? What are the choices for them?
Only a few sufferers have genetic trigger for weight problems. Weight problems leads to sufferers predominantly due to way of life subject. Genetic issues often are seen in teenagers/ adolescents/ youngsters and investigations (genetic markers that want blood checks) are wanted to determine the precise trigger. Nevertheless, as soon as established, choices are restricted for such sufferers.
Do such procedures and medicines yield everlasting outcomes?
Beauty procedures haven’t any function in administration of weight problems. Liposuction has no function in administration of morbid weight problems. Genetic issues must be absolutely investigated. Analysis needs to be established after which resolution needs to be taken by a specialist.
And everlasting result’s the proportion of weight reduction that you just obtain.
No beauty process or liposuction can obtain important weight reduction. These procedures are for physique contouring/ cosmesis solely.
(Dr Vigyan Jain is marketing consultant, bariatric & higher GI surgical procedure, Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai)