A bariatrician treats obesity and its associated conditions and if he or she performs surgical procedures, he or she is known as a bariatric surgeon.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT BARIATRICIAN?
Bariatricians are sought by patients for treating obesity and its related health conditions.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF BARIATRICIAN?
A bariatrician assesses the patient's health status and degree of obesity before suggesting weight loss measures, which may also include surgery.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE BARIATRICIAN FOR
The bariatrician can also be consulted for weight-related ailments like heart disease, Type 2 diabetes, etc.
DID YOU KNOW?
Weight loss surgeries are of 3 types - gastric band, gastric sleeve and gastric bypass surgeries.
Weight Reduction Advice
For Weight Reduction advice, please use an app to calculate BMI (many apps are available for free). You need to know your exact height and weight to calculate BMI. Treatment plan will depend upon BMI value, mention it along with your age when you are asking for advice, it makes answers easy.