A gastric bypass operation can be the best way for someone to lose weight, but problems can arise as a result. Discover the pros and cons of closing the mesenteric defect - a hole that can lead to hernias - with top bariatric surgeon Ali Alhamdani.
If a patient with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) wants bariatric surgery, there are certain extra risks to consider. Top bariatric surgeon Mr Ali Alhamdani speaks about his views on offering sleeve gastrectomy to these patients.
Mr Ali Alhamdani, respected surgeon and Top Doctor, was recently invited to speak at the first International Bariatric Club World Congress held at Oxford University this year, where he shared his expertise in treating diabetes in obese patients. We caught up with Mr Alhamdani to ask him about his experience.
There are many different things which must be considered when deciding on the right path to follow for weight loss surgery. Top surgeon Mr Ali Alhamdani explains how he decides the best course of action and procedure for the patient.