The Department of Bariatric & Morbid Obesity Surgery of the ANASSA Clinic
Is specialized in the surgical treatment of obesity with specialized Surgeons and Nursing staff. The procedures that are performed at ANASSA with respect to the Department of Bariatric & Morbid Obesity Surgery, include:
- Longitudinal Gastrectomy
- Stomach Folding
- Single anastomosis gastric bypass
- Biliopancreatic diversion
Nowadays, obesity is an internationally recognized risk factor for public health and has now reached global epidemic dimensions.
It is noteworthy that the incidence of adult obesity in developed countries has increased by 37% in the last decade. At least 2.8 million adults die each year due to obesity (1,000,000 in Europe), which is triple the number of deaths due to breast or colon cancer.