Understanding Obesity

Obesity is defined as a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health. It is becoming more and more common in our society, with rates of obesity increasing around the world. Obesity can cause many health problems, including heart disease, stroke, diabetes, arthritis, and sleep apnea. It is important to understand what causes obesity so that you can take steps to prevent it from happening to you.


Different types of obesity
  • Class I Obesity : BMI 30 to <35kg/m2
  • Class II Obesity: BMI 35 to 40kg/m2
  • Class III Obesity: BMI 40kg/m2 and above

Bariatric Surgery / Weight Loss Programme Offer by Dr. Rohit Kumar & His Team:

Surgical (Minimal Invasive)

Lap Sleeve Gastrectomy

Lap Mini Gastric Bypass

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB)

Duodenal Switch

Redo bariatric procedure

Lap Diabetic Cure Surgery

Non Surgical

Elipse Gastric Balloon

Nutrition & Diet Plan

Dr. Rohit Kumar


Specialist General Surgeon

Language Spoken :    English    Hindi    Russian

Available for the Consultation at International Modern Hospital, Dubai

Dr. Rohit Kumar is a reputed Specialist General Surgeon with a keen focus on Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgery. Having decades of experience in the medical field, Dr. Kumar surpasses all forms of excellence and has the drive to learn more. He’s headed surgical departments in renowned hospitals and has undertaken specialized fellowships on several topics.

Who should consider bariatric surgery?

If you are struggling with obesity and have tried to lose weight through diet and exercise but have had little success, you may want to consider bariatric surgery. Bariatric surgery is a procedure that removes a person’s stomach and makes it smaller in order to change their eating habits. There are many benefits of this surgery, including an improvement in the patient’s quality of life and an increased sense of well-being.

Risks of Bariatric Surgery?

Some complications that can arise from bariatric surgery are infections, bowel obstruction, and wound problems. For many people, bariatric surgery is a life-changing decision. The risks of undergoing the surgery are high, but the benefits are so great that it’s worth the risk. Choosing an experienced bariatric surgery specialist can reduce these risks and ensure you’re getting the best care possible.

Who should consider Gastric Balloon?

If you’re struggling to lose weight and you’re looking for a new and exciting way to do so, gastric balloons might be the answer. Elipse gastric balloon – a new way of ballooning the stomach and creating a feeling of fullness. By creating a feeling of fullness, you can trick the body into thinking it isn’t hungry, so you’re more likely to resist the urge to eat. Gastric balloons are a great way to lose weight and they’re also the most effective way to lose weight.


Risks of Gastric Balloons?

Gastric balloons are not recommended for children, pregnant women, people with a history of asthma, heart problems, or stroke.

Benefits of our bariatric surgery and weight loss programme:

It will help to reduce

Type 2 diabetes

Obstructive sleep apnea

Gastroesophageal reflux disease

High blood pressure


Cardiovascular diseases




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