Liv Hospital held a hybrid scientific meeting in the field of gastroenterology, both in the metaverse universe and with real participation. Doctors who wished to participate in the meeting, which was held as a hybrid and where domestic and foreign specialists met, shared current approaches in obesity treatment by participating in the metaverse universe as real-time participants. Liv Hospital Gastroenterology Specialist Prof. Dr. Erdem Akbal and one of the world’s leading names in this field, Prof. Dr. Many physicians from abroad participated as speakers at the meeting where Manoel Galvao Neto had a live endoscopic intervention.
Physicians from all over the world met in the virtual world
Liv Hospital Gastroenterology Specialist Prof. Dr. At the meeting organized by Erdem Akbal, “Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty Course & Current Approaches in Obesity” was discussed. prof. Dr. Manoel Galvao Neto and Prof. Dr. In the meeting where Erdem Akbal made a live endoscopic intervention, one of the biggest problems of today, “Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty”, which is a non-surgical method in obesity, was discussed. On the second day of the meeting, endoscopic obesity treatment was performed on the case and transferred live to the metaverse universe.
Endoscopic obesity treatment explained
Explaining the endoscopic developments in the treatment of obesity at the meeting, Prof. Dr. Erdem Akbal said, “We held the endoscopic tube stomach course, one of the non-surgical endoscopic treatment methods in obesity and obesity, with participants from Turkey and abroad. Treatment methods in obesity, which has increased in recent years like an epidemic disease, were discussed with the participation of valuable scientists from the world and our country. Stating that endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty is done by mouth without surgery, Prof. Dr. Erdem Akbal “The stomach is reduced without an incision. With a special suture apparatus attached to the tip of a special endoscopic device, it is ensured that the stomach can be sutured. Thanks to these sutures, a part of the stomach is reduced. The patient enters the process of losing weight in a healthy way after the procedure and permanent results are achieved in a short time. Since it is a non-surgical method, it has many advantages such as faster recovery, shorter hospital stay, less pain and suffering.