Physicians who help patients to lose weight without performing any surgical procedure are known as bariatricians; doctors who perform weight loss surgeries are known as bariatric surgeons.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT BARIATRICIAN?
From morbid obesity to overweight, bariatricians are consulted by patients who want to lose weight and wish to have an optimal body weight.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF BARIATRICIAN?
Bariatricians collect information about the patient's health status, weight history and so on so as to come up with effective weight loss management programmes including dietary and lifestyle changes.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE BARIATRICIAN FOR
The bariatrician can be sought for improving lipid profile, blood pressure levels, symptoms of depression, etc.
DID YOU KNOW?
Bariatric surgery can resolve or improve about 30 conditions associated with obesity.
Need to weight loss
You must trim down your bulging belly as it is not good for your heart too. Fetch a measuring tape; put it around the body at your belly button level. This number must come to be lesser than 1/2 of your height. So if you are, say 6 feet tall, you need keep your waist under 36.5 inches.If you manage to do that with proper diet and sufficient exercise, you will not just be avoiding diabetes, heart disease and heart attacks, but also, you will look hot and stunning.