Latifah Owole Underwent Sleeve Gastrectomy in Istinye University Bahcesehir – LIV Hospital, Turkey

Latifah Owole Underwent Sleeve Gastrectomy in Istinye University Bahcesehir – LIV Hospital, Turkey
  • Patient Name : Latifah Owole 
  • From Country : Nigeria
  • Destination Country : Turkey
  • Procedure : Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Hospital : Istinye University Bahcesehir - LIV Hospital, Turkey

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Ms. Latifah Owole is a native of Nigeria. She has been wanting a gastric sleeve bypass in order to help herself on her weight loss path toward a happier and healthier lifestyle. Ms. Latifah Owole desired affordable, high-quality healthcare. She understood that she needed to be open to using foreign expertise for the procedure. Ms. Latifah Owole sought the best surgeon and quickly recognized that having surgery performed abroad would be the best choice for receiving high-quality care at a reasonable cost. In his search for the top specialist, Ms. Owole used the internet and discovered MediGence. She reached out to us by submitting an online question form.

Our case manager got in touch with him right away to talk about his health issues. Ms. Owole was asked to share his medical records, scans, and other reports with our case manager. She was offered a wide selection of expert options from many reputable hospitals in many different nations after consulting with the patient advisory team. She chose Dr. Umit Koc practicing in Istinye University Bahcesehir – LIV Hospital.

Reputable general surgeon Dr. Umit Koc practices at Istinye University Bahcesehir Liv Hospital with 20 years of experience. He completed his general surgery specialization at Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital between 2000 and 2005, and after completing his required service at Mardin Midyat Health Center No. 3, he was certified as a general surgery specialist. Between 2008 and 2010, he completed his mandatory service and military service in the Ankara Yuksek Training and Research Hospital Gastroenterology Surgery Clinic, where he earned his diploma as a specialist in gastroenterology surgery.

Istinye University is in charge of Bahcesehir Liv Hospital. In 2016, the hospital opened for business. It is a superb illustration of how technology and intellect can work together. The hospital offers research, education, and training as part of its services. The hospital’s infrastructure is of the highest caliber. The hospital adopts a patient-centric philosophy, and its mission is to successfully treat patients using cutting-edge technologies.

Pre-Treatment and Surgical Treatment

On 15 March 2022, Ms. Latifah Owole arrived in Istanbul, Turkey. The hospital staff welcomed her at the airport, and she was then brought there. She went through all the required examinations and consultations. This aided the doctor in better comprehending the situation and devising the most effective course of action. The surgeon advised that the best course of action for her would be a sleeve gastroplasty. She proceeded with the treatment with a clear head after receiving advice about it from the specialist. There were very few risks or consequences throughout the procedure.

Dr. Umit Koc, a capable surgeon, performed the surgery on Ms. Owole successfully. She was closely watched to make sure issues didn’t develop. The procedure went ahead without a hitch because of meticulous attention, ongoing monitoring, and great skill. She spent two days in the Medical Park Florya Hospital. Ms. Owole was released after post-operative consultation and observation with the doctor’s agreement. Multiple lodging options were shown to Ms. Latifah Owole, and she selected the ideal option within her budget.

Post Treatment

Ms. Latifah Owole was given the greatest treatment available by MediGence, who went above and beyond the standard hospital visit. In addition, MediGence offered coordination for hospital appointments, airport pickups, and hospital transfers. In order to make sure Ms. Latifah Owole is making progress toward rehabilitation, MediGence also scheduled a follow-up appointment for him. He spent approximately two days in the hospital and ten days in Turkey, receiving the greatest medical care and fully immersing herself in the local culture. Ms. Owole claims that she was quite pleased with the care, the personnel, and the surgical process. She expressed her gratitude to the MediGence team for getting him top-notch care and for the services offered. She is also appreciative of the employees and medical professionals of the Istinye University Bahcesehir – LIV Hospital. Team MediGence hopes for a bright and healthy future for Ms. Latifah Owole!


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