Bariatric Surgery for Arthritis at Dr.Tulip's Obesity & Diabetes Surgery Centre
It is observed that many obese people visit the doctor with knee pain and arthritis. Being overweight/ obese can increase your chances of knee pain. Every pound of excess weight can increase the pressure on the knees by four times and it also increases the wear and tear of the knee joint leading to painful knees. Fat in the body secretes inflammatory elements that affect the joint area and contribute to more knee pain. Watching your weight can be a significant step from keeping away from knee pain. When all steps to lose weight fails, Bariatric Surgery helps people to achieve their target weight.