What procedure is best for you? This may seem like a daunting decision, but we simplify the process so you can understand all of the options available to you. With our BMI checker you can discover just what you options are. Our team will provide you with detailed information on the level of aftercare you can expect and the on-going lifestyle changes that are appropriate for your chosen surgery. Our team are always at the end of the phone, so should you have questions or reservations you can be rest assured that you are supported all of the way.
The gastric balloon is a silicone balloon that is inserted into your stomach in order to reduce your food intake, essentially making you feel fuller, faster. A gastric balloon is temporary, lasting a maximum of 6 months. During this time you should be able to adopt a healthier lifestyle and healthy eating habits, enabling you to lose weight. Our dedicated, experienced team offer you support from start to finish so whether you need guidance on the correct food to eat or you have questions on the removal procedures; we have the answers.
A gastric sleeve removes a segment of the stomach which enables you to eat smaller meals and feel full at the same time. The procedure is a minimally invasive surgery with a short hospital stay of 2 nights. Our dedicated team, are there from the very outset. The gastric sleeve requires a complete lifestyle change, from the way you see food to the exercise you undertake, but don't worry, we ensure you are supported from the moment you decide to have surgery so you can embrace this change.
The gastric bypass may seem like an invasive surgery as it involves stapling your stomach to create a small pouch in order to reduce your food intake. However, the gastric bypass operation is a relatively quick procedure of one and a half hours, with a recovery time of 3 - 6 weeks. We understand that the thought of a procedure of this nature is a big decision. Our dedicated team, some of whom have had this procedure, will guide you through, offering advice and clinical support in order for you to begin your weight loss journey.
The gastric band is a small inflatable band that fits around the top of your stomach to control your hunger pangs and restrict your food intake. To aid you in your weight loss journey, we recommend that you follow a few golden rules, such as avoiding sloppy and high calorific foods, but don't worry; you're not going through this alone. Our experienced team will explain this, our aftercare procedures and answer any questions you may have.
Revision Weight Loss Surgery
Revision Weight Loss Surgery is a surgical procedure that is performed on patients who have already undergone a form of bariatric surgery, such as gastric band or gastric sleeve and have either had complications or have not had a significant weight loss.
Disclaimer: Please note that weight loss surgery results and benefits are unique to each individual and in such The Bariatric Group cannot guarantee specific weight loss goals as results for each surgery can vary. If you have any questions or would like to know more about weight loss surgery please contact our expert team.