Pakistan ranks at 9th position in the world for the prevalence of the obese population, with estimated over 21% of the population being categorized as over-weight. Bariatric Surgery is one of the most effective ways of dealing with obesity, generally resulting in greater weight loss compared to conventional methods.

Bariatric Surgery is a weight loss surgery performed on morbidly obese patients for weight reduction and curing multiple illnesses. Shifa International Hospital is a leading facility to successfully perform Bariatric Surgery in Pakistan. Hospital is offering 3 types of bariatric surgeries for weight loss including Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Adjustable Gastric Banding.