Gastric Bypass

In gastric bypass surgeries, a large part of the stomach is bypassed, a small-volume stomach section is prepared and attached to the lower part of the small intestine divided into two. In this surgery, a restrictive surgery is performed by reducing the stomach volume and disabling some of the intestines, and it is aimed to exclude some of the consumed food without being absorbed and malabsorption develops.


  • Expected duration of stay in Turkey: 7 days
  • Anesthesia: General anesthesia
  • Expected operation duration: 2.5-3 hours
  • Expected duration of stay in the hospital: 3 nights
  • Pain: Occasionally, simple analgesics are needed.
  • Dressing: 5th-6th day
  • Stitches: no need to take stitches that melt on their own.
  • Return to normal life: 1 week – 10 days
  • Sports: light exercises after 1 month