Diabetes treatment in Turkish clinics


Diabetes is a severe endocrine disease. It appears usually suddenly and immediately affects the quality of human life. The treatment of this “sore” is long and not always successful. Treatment in Europe or the USA is also expensive.

That is why the treatment of diabetes in Turkey is becoming particularly popular. The methods of therapy in the clinics of this state are not quite ordinary, however, their effectiveness is almost one hundred percent. The essence of this method in carrying out surgery. In more detail about what constitutes the treatment of diabetes in Turkey and to whom it suits, everyone will be able to find out below.

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What is the effectiveness of surgery in Turkey in the treatment of type 2 diabetes?

It has been scientifically proven that the treatment of type 2 diabetes in Turkey, carried out by a metabolic method, has a 90% effectiveness. So, it allows in the shortest possible time to adjust the level of sugar in the blood, and hence, to return the patient the same quality of life.

So far, the operation has been carried out only in 465 patients, but in each case, the course of the disease has a positive trend.

As a rule, drug treatment involves a huge duration of therapy. A person is forced to eat lots of pills for all his life, but this does not give a 100% guarantee that the disease will not enter the critical stage.

The operation has a number of valuable advantages compared with conservative therapy. So, after surgical intervention, blood pressure is leveled out in record time, blood sugar levels decrease. All this greatly facilitates the activities of all vital organs and systems. The level of cholesterol and triglycerides also decreases.

What is the innovation of Turkish diabetes treatment?

A number of factors make it possible to consider the surgical treatment of type 2 diabetes in Turkey as innovative:

  • The operation is performed using the laparoscopic method;
  • During surgery, part of the intestine is relocated and part of the stomach is removed;
  • In the first hours after surgery, the secretion of the hormone Grelin decreases;
  • Postoperative recovery lasts from 5 to 6 days.

Who is suitable for the surgical treatment of diabetes in Turkish clinics?

Diabetes surgery in Turkey

Diabetes treatment clinics in Turkey are ready to help those patients who have not been able to control sugar for 2 or more years, as well as those who have a long diabetic past.

Also, you certainly need to think about surgery when diabetes has already begun to give complications to the internal organs. Many resort to surgical treatment of diabetes, when the disease is accompanied by rapid weight gain.

This treatment is not suitable for people with type 1 diabetes, as well as for all those who have stable diabetes.

Prices for diabetes treatment in Turkish clinics

Prices for diabetes care in Turkey are much lower than in the US or European clinics.

On average, such an operation would cost 22-25 thousand dollars. It should be borne in mind that services such as accommodation, meals, an interpreter, medicines and airport transfers will be included here.

Violetta Yanyshevska
Violetta YanyshevskaAuthor and medical editor