Transformative Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Thailand

Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Thailand

Rattinan Medical Center, a leader in Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Thailand since 1999, combines advanced techniques and compassionate care to offer transformative weight loss solutions. Our state-of-the-art facilities and welcoming Thai hospitality create an ideal environment for patients seeking a significant reduction in excess weight through sleeve gastrectomy.

The Unique “Triple Lock Technique” in Bariatric Surgery

Our innovative “Triple Lock” technique ensures the highest safety and efficacy in gastric sleeve procedures. It includes:

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1. Tri-Staple Technology: Utilizing Medtronic’s Tri-Staple technology for consistent, versatile stapling. This technique allows for consistent stapling and superior versatility across a range of tissue thickness, enhancing the safety and precision of the procedure :

Case study : A 35 years old woman with previous insertion of Gastric Balloon , might have super thickness of her gastric tissue after removal and require this technology.

2. Manual Reinforcement of Staple Line: Our surgeons manually reinforce the staple line, significantly reducing leakage risk and prevention dilatation of gastric pouch years later.

3. Tisseel Tissue Sealant: Application of Baxter’s Tisseel fibrin sealant adds an extra security layer.

Choosing us for Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Thailand means you benefit from our approach, which has led to a remarkable record: no incidents of leakage in our bariatric surgeries.

World Class Expertise, one of the best bariatric surgeons in Thailand

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Our team includes American-trained bariatric surgeons who refined their skills at the esteemed Cleveland Clinic. With expertise dating back to 1999, they uphold world-class standards, setting themselves apart from general surgeons with only basic training in sleeve gastrectomy—the simplest form of bariatric surgery.
Our surgeons have dedicated additional years to specialized training in Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) and extra two years in bariatric surgery training, ensuring the highest quality of care.

Comprehensive range of Bariatric Surgery Options

Thanks to our team’s extensive training and experiences, Rattinan Medical Center offers a variety of bariatric surgery options to meet individual expectations and health concerns. These include advanced technique like

  •       Roux En Y Gastric Bypass (RYGB)
  •       Revision RYGB (TORe technique)
  •       Sleeve Plus with PJB
  •       Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (overstitch)
  •       Revision Lap Gastric Banding

We also specialize in Revision bariatric surgeries for all types of weight loss surgery, offering solutions for each patient.

Expectations and Results from Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Patients typically lose 50-60% of excess weight post-surgery. Success is amplified by adopting a healthier lifestyle. Our dietitians provide comprehensive post-surgery nutrition guidance. Weight loss examples:

  • A patient with a BMI of 43.3 might lose 35-45 kg.
  • Someone with a BMI of 39.1 could lose around 25-45 kg.
  • A patient with a BMI of 49.4 may reduce weight by 45-65 kg.

Results vary individually, and other techniques like RYGB or PJB sleeve may offer higher outcomes.

Eligibility and Preparations

Gastric sleeve surgery suits those with a BMI over 35 or a BMI above 30 with related health conditions. Candidates should be prepared for a lifestyle change and understand the potential risks. Our pre-surgery preparations include online or onsite consultations and a sleep study to assess for sleep apnea.

The Weight Loss Surgical Process

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Performed by experts like Col. Dr. Panot Yimcharoen, our laparoscopic gastric sleeve surgery uses minimally invasive techniques for a faster recovery. The surgery typically lasts 1.5 hours with a five-night hospital stay. Detailed dietary advice and follow-up care ensure optimal recovery.

Life After Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Patients recover in comfortable rooms with medical care and support groups. Regular check-ups and community activities promote a supportive recovery environment. Post-surgery lifestyle changes are crucial for maintaining results and preventing complications.

Addressing Potential Risks and Complications

Understanding the risks of Gastric Sleeve Surgery is crucial. Rattinan Medical Center mitigates these, including infections and staple-line leaks, with our Triple Lock Technique. Prioritizing safety and minimizing complications, we’re the go-to for bariatric surgery in Thailand.

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Join Our Community of Success Stories

We invite you to join our successful gastric sleeve patients. Hear their stories, witness their transformations, and start your journey towards a healthier life.

For more information or to begin your journey with Rattinan Medical Center’s Gastric Sleeve Surgery, contact us at