Treatment of diabetes type 2 in Turkey

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What do you have to know about diabetes type 2 treatment in best clinics?

  • According to WHO, 80-90% of patients who have type 2 of diabetes are obese. Obesity is a common cause of diabetes type 2 and its complications.
  • Morbid obesity therapy — common strategy to treat type 2 of diabetes. As soon as the weight is getting normal, the risk of premature death and complications is reduced. 89% of patients recover.
  • Metabolic surgery uses such method as ileal interposition (replacement of the location of different parts of the small intestine). This method is suitable for people with mass body index from 30 to 35 (obesity stages 1 and 2).
  • These surgeries may help to reduce doses of insulin and sugar-lowing medicine. It may help to give up taking them.
  • Obesity surgery helps to lose weight and to achieve remission in more than 80% of people suffering from diabetes type 2.
  • Gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy surgeries are suitable for diabetes type 2, stages 2-3 of obesity and if your mass body index is more than 35%.
  • Surgical treatment of diabetes has a long effect — you cannot quickly gain weight after such kind of surgery.
Using Bookimed, 452 patients received individual program for treatment of diabetes type 2

96.2% of Metabolik Cerrhai Clinic patients have no complications after type 2 diabetes surgery

Diabetes treatment with metabolic surgery methods

Surgery for type 2 diabetes is conducted by Alper Celik — he performs more than 1,400 surgeries annually. 96,2% of patients don't have any complications.

Physicians provide the treatment of the following complications:

  • sleep apnea (pauses in breathing);
  • high blood pressure;
  • podagra;
  • high level of cholesterol and triglycerides (may cause cardiac infarction).

Type 2 diabetes surgery cost:

  • Ileal Interposition - $ 20,000
  • Other metabolic surgeries - $ 16,000

Food, hospitalization for 5 days, transfer and medical care are included in the final cost.

Timing of response 10
Doctor's qualification 9
Medical equipment 9
Service and comfort 8
Popularity of the clinic 8
253 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 253 patients received individual treatment program in Medical Park Hospitals Group

Diabetic surgery is performed by a member of International Federation of Obesity Surgery

Who conducts diabetic surgeries at Medical Park?

Diabetes surgery at Medical Park is controlled by a specialized department under the leadership of Chief surgeon - Dr. Tugrul Demirel.

What kind of bariatric surgery type 2 diabetes are performed at Medical Park and their cost

Department of obesity and diabetes surgery conducts such bariatric surgeries:

  • Sleeve gastrectomy - $11,000
  • Gastric bypass - $10,000
  • Ballooning - $4,800
  • Bandaging - $6,240

All surgeries are performed laparoscopically (through small punctures in the anterior abdominal wall). During the sleeve resection and gastric bypass surgery, hospitalization lasts 3 days. During the ballooning - 1 day (and complete physical examination in 3 days). Preparation for bandaging takes 2 days, hospitalization - 1 day (and complete physical examination in 7-10 days). Hospital stay and examination are included in the cost of the operation.

Timing of response 8
Doctor's qualification 9
Medical equipment 10
Service and comfort 10
Popularity of the clinic 8
1305 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 1305 patients received individual treatment program in LIV Hospital
LIV Hospital is multi specialized Turkish hospital, with two divisions of LIV Hospital Ankara and LIV Hospital Istanbul. Both of them are ‘smart’ hospitals of new generation with all the medical technologies available in the world: da Vinci robot-assisted system for the surgeries, MAKOplasty for knee replacement, YAG Laser for vascular surgery, virtual angiography for cardiac diagnostics etc. In 2016 LIV hospital had the best success rate among all Turkish hospitals.
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Three months ago, our grandmother happened to have a retinal detachment. My father took her to Liv Hospital. I was impressed how respectful they treat older generation. Constant care was provided for grandma. The treatment was fast. Her vision has fully recovered and she is even 73 years old! Our family wants to thank the clinic for the excellent... Read full review
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American Hospital in Istanbul was founded in 1920. In 2002, the Hospital was accredited by JCI (USA). The clinic serves about 140 thousand patients annually. American hospital is a diversified institution that operates in 38 medical branches.
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Doctor's qualification 10
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Anadolu Medical Center is a combination of Turkish affordability and geographical proximity with US quality of treatment due to affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine. This Clinic specializes in oncology treatment and bone marrow transplants using the most innovative equipment: DaVinci, CyberKnife, TrueBeam. Anadolu Hospital is very attentive to each patient and has the highest level of staff response.
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I wanna say thank you to Ivan Koval for his amazing efforts in helping us with our situation. He was very fast in responding to us and for a few times, he responded even faster than I even imagined. He did a very good job in pressuring the hospitals. He should be an example for all employees how they should conduct themselves. And I want to show... Read full review
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