Dr. Pradeep Chowbey talks about Obesity as a growing epidemic in young people
Dr. Chowbey is Vice Chairman of Max Healthcare and Director of Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery but also a very popular People’s Doctor. Dr Pradeep Chowbey pioneered Laparoscopic and Bariatric (Obesity) Surgeries in India. In consecutive editions of the LIMCA Book of Records from 2000 – 2011, Dr. Chowbey has maintained a record of performing the largest series of Laparoscopic Biliary and Bariatric Surgeries.
He talks about obesity: a growing epidemic of especially in young people. “Every 10 KG increase, reduces the life span by 3 years”