This is a newer bariatric procedure which has combined restrictive and malabsorptive components. Mini Gastric Bypass procedure offers better long term weight loss and comorbidities resolution. This procedure is also done laparoscopically. We make a gastric pouch from your stomach and bring a loop of intestine to join with this pouch. In this procedure your capacity to eat decreases up to 40% and some part of intestine does not take part in digestion and absorption of food.
Mini Gastric Bypass gives excellent long term weight loss and it is suited for persons with BMI>35 and associated comorbidities like Diabetes, Hypertension, Sleep Apnoea, knee joint pain.
Person has to take multivitamin supplementation life long after this surgery but that is easy to manage.
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