Yakutia Medicine Center starts surgeries for overweight patients
Yakutia 24 TV channel: Republic National Center for Medicine starts bariatric surgery.
Highly qualified specialists of the Medical Center, together with the doctor of medical sciences, professor of the Institute of Plastic Surgery and Cosmetology from Moscow Vadim Fedenko, carry out surgeries for overweight patients these days.
One of the operations was performed using using laparoscopy. Bariatric surgery is an operational fight against excess weight and treatment of diseases associated with obesity. It exists as an independent discipline for about 30 years.
Timely handling of obesity problems to a specialist reduces the risk of developing serious diseases. So far, this type of operation is carried out only in the city of Yakutsk.