Silent Assassin

Silent Assassin: Experts weigh in on bariatric surgery, type 2 diabetes remission

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
Updated January 21 2022 - 6:45am, first published December 12 2021 - 2:00am
Dr Dhan Thiruchelvum, of Newcastle Weight Loss Surgery, says the impact of bariatric surgery on type 2 diabetes is immediate.

Bariatric surgery is often a last resort for type 2 diabetics who have "tried everything" but experts say its effects on insulin levels tend to be immediate and sustained.

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad
Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont

Journalist

Anita Beaumont is a health and general news reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

Get the latest Wagga Wagga news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.