The Global Obesity Support Group is an initiative to bring together people suffering from morbid obesity and those who are helping the patients overcome the condition. The Support Group helps people cope with Obesity and its related health challenges; helping them understand the benefits of a bariatric surgery and providing an ecosystem where those who have undergone the procedure can interact with others and dispel any misconceptions.
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A simple three-step method to join the group is as easy as you could imagine.Read More
People from all walks of life, who share concerns on obesity, can join the group.Read More
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Gleneagles Global Hospitals India is one of the finest institutes for Bariatric Surgeries and weight loss programs in India. A state-of-the-art facility with some of the best practitioners in the field, Gleneagles Global Hospitals promotes a holistic and healthy weight loss program to those suffering from morbid obesity. Doctors would typically look at the surgical interventions as the last resort.Read more about us
My name is Kranthi Kiran, age 39 years, I am from Guntur district. I was around 145kgs, because of that I was suffering from Knee pains, Diabetes and other problems. Then I started to search for a proper solution, I have seen in Youtube, and enquired with many people, some of my Doctor friends and my Orthopedic Doctor, all of them suggested me to undergo Bariatric surgery, I researched for around 4-5 months, then I thought Bariatric surgery will help me.
I was referred to Dr. Lakshmi and I consulted her and underwent Bariatric Surgery, my weight is now 87kgs within five and half months. There are no side effects and I am leading a comfortable life, Thanks to Dr. Lakshmi and Gleneagles Global Hospitals.
"I am Prashansa , 21years old from Bangalore. My father is an employee at NMDC, I used to weigh around 120kg, and It was difficult for me, being an Obese girl, living in Indian society. Many people used to laugh at me and pass comments. Wearing normal clothes was very trouble some, and living an ordinary life with Obesity has become tough for me. Later we came to know that Gleneagles Global Hospitals is performing Bariatric surgery for people suffering from Obesity.
We consulted Dr. Lakshmi at Gleneagles Global Hospitals. She advised me to undergo Bariatric Surgery, and told that I will be losing half of my body weight. I underwent Bariatric Surgery, its been a year now, I lost 47kgs. I am now at 74kg. I look totally different now, and people are not accepting my ID card because my photo doesn't match.
Mother is very happy now and I am really very thankful to Dr. Lakshmi and team.
I am S. Rajesh from Guntur, I used to weigh around 140+kgs. I consulted Dr. Lakshmi and I was advised to undergo Sleeve Gastrectomy , post operation/ procedure. I didn't feel anything unusual or different, after six months, I now weigh around 95 kgs. Lost 45kgs and now I do workouts. I take care of my diet, I changed my lifestyle. I am feeling very happy now and I don't have any side-effects.
Dr. Lakshmi is one of India's leading practitioners Bariatric Surgery & Surgical Gastroenterology. With over a decade long experience and expertise in Minimal Access Surgeries, Bariatric and Metabolic procedures, she has helmed over 25,000 surgeries so far. An alumni of S.C.B Medical, Cuttack, she completed her MS in the year 1997 and went on to train at NUH, Singapore & Cleveland clinic, Ohio, USA.