Obesity Surgery & Bariatric Surgery
Gastric botox is a non-surgical treatment method against obesity. The procedure does not require any preliminary preparation contrary to other surgeries due to endoscopic application technique. It is an endoscopic procedure entirely carried out by entering orally. No incision is made. The procedure takes approximately 20 minutes. Patients are anesthetized by an anesthetist during the procedure. It is not necessary to stay in the hospital. After the procedure, the patient may go home after 1-2 hours of observation. After one day he patient can return to a daily life.
Gastric Botox Procedure
Gastric botox procedure happens by injecting botox substance to certain parts of the stomach to limit the work of the muscles in the stomach. The stomach slows down the digestive process. Accordingly, it is an easy-to-operate weight loss treatment that aims to extend the duration of hunger-satiety.
Botox is widely known with it has no dangerous side effect. Gastric botox administration is a standard endoscopic procedure, there is no important side effect reported in the literature. The procedure is not suitable for those who are allergic to botox.