Bariatric surgery gastric bypass (Roux-en Y) is a surgical procedure done to make the stomach smaller to treat severe obesity.
Animation and slide show on Reflux esophagitis showing the mechanism of acid from the stomach causing heartburn and other symptoms.
Stomach is the organ where food is mixed, stored and partially digested.
A 3 D-Slide animation explaining the laparoscopic procedure called gastric band or lap band surgery for obesity.
Animation in 3D that explains what causes 'heartburn' and its symptoms of pain behind the chest. The pain can sometimes mimic a heart attack. It shows how acid from the stomach can reflux back into the food pipe called esophagus.
Slide animation to explain the laparoscopic procedure called ‘sleeve gastrectomy’, where around 80% of the stomach is removed as a part of weight-loss surgery.