Why doctors recommend surgery for diabetes?

Metabolic Syndrome is the condition of central (abdomen and chest) obesity with associated diseases like abnormal blood glucose  (Diabetes or Pre-diabetes), Dyslipidemia (abnormal blood cholesterol) and Hypertension(high blood pressure). Metabolic Surgery deals with surgery for the management of Metabolic Syndrome.An extraordinary thing happens to some patients with type 2 diabetes who undergo weight-loss surgery: Within days of the procedure, they improve their insulin production and need fewer or no diabetes medications. Although it’s well established that losing weight, especially around the waistline, improves pancreas function and insulin sensitivity, it generally takes 6 months to a year after bariatric surgery before a patient sheds a substantial number of pounds.
Before surgery, talk to your doctor about maintaining a good blood sugar level during the operation. You may do better with surgery and get better faster if your blood sugar is controlled during surgery. You may be instructed to aim for a blood sugar between 80 and 150 mg/dL.During surgery, insulin is given by the anesthesiologist. You will meet with this doctor before surgery to discuss the plan to control your blood sugar during the operation.

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