Medical Weight Loss Center, China Medical University Hsinchu Hospital, Zhubei City, Taiwan. College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan City, Taiwan.
Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is now a global health priority. Despite the introduction of multiagent treatment modalities, many patients with T2DM still do not have better outcomes. Bariatric/metabolic surgery performed in obese patients to attain weight loss has been shown to improve T2DM. This Special Issue aims to discuss the new development and challenges of bariatric/metabolic surgery for the treatment of T2DM to explore an ideal surgeon method to better serve the patients with T2DM.