Dr. Tulip is a qualified Bariatric and Laparoscopic Surgeon. A keen researcher and teacher, Dr. Tulip has been conducting training courses in bariatric surgery for several senior laparoscopic surgeons across Asia. Besides surgical intervention for obesity and metabolic diseases, Dr. Tulip also provides guidance on lifestyle changes after gastric band, lap band or gastric bypass surgery, exercise and maintaining a healthy body mass index (BMI). Bariatric surgery has been found to be useful for weight loss in morbidly obese patients and has helped countless patients deal with associated metabolic conditions with being overweight. Using laparoscopic (keyhole) techniques ensures targeted treatment, with minimum recovery time and lower chances of post-surgery complications.