Prevention of Type II DM in patients with a family history of DM.
Patient operated/ treated for spinal/ knee joint conditions who need to lose weight to improve the underlying bone and joint disease.
Patients who are bedridden due to excessive weight.
Patients whose social or occupational life is hampered by excessive weight.
Some patients may have already undergone an unsuccessful bariatric surgery in terms of weight loss, nutritional deficiencies or metabolic disturbances. These patients may be candidates for Revision Bariatric Surgery.