Sleeve gastrectomy, also referred to as vertical sleeve, gastric sleeve, or tube gastrectomy, is a surgical procedure performed for the treatment of obesity. The procedure is a restrictive bariatric surgery to treat extremely...
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
Laparoscopic RnY gastric bypass is a minimally invasive procedure in which a small pouch is created by stapling the stomach along its upper portion. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is the most common gastric bypass surgery.
One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass (Mini Gastric Bypass)
One Anastomosis Gastric bypass(OAGB) is a weight loss surgery which involves reducing the size of the stomach to promote early satiety and bypassing a section of the intestine to limit food absorption.
Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding, commonly referred to as Lap-Band surgery, is a type of minimally invasive weight-loss surgery (bariatric surgery) that involves wrapping a band around a part of the stomach...
Gastric balloon, also called endoscopic intragastric balloon, is a non-surgical weight-loss procedure which involves the insertion of a specialized balloon inside the stomach to occupy space and limit the food carrying capacity of the stomach.
Revision Bariatric Surgery
Bariatric surgery is a successful tool to combat obesity and weight gain. However, some patients may need a secondary or revision procedure to address problems that occur...
Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG) is a minimally invasive weight loss procedure that reduces the size of your stomach (around 70%) using a special suturing device that is attached to the end of an endoscope.
GaBP Ring Implantation
GaBP ring implantation is a procedure of placing a band or ring (GaBP ring) around the stomach pouch to control increased gastric reservoir capacity following gastric bypass or sleeve gastrectomy.
What is Metabolic Surgery?
Metabolic surgery is a specific type of surgery to treat metabolic disorders such as diabetes and obesity. Metabolism is the chemical process by which your body converts food into energy.
Five Things to Expect Following Weight Loss Surgery
Weight loss surgery is just the beginning of your weight loss regimen and should be maintained throughout your life.
How Safe is Weight Loss Surgery?
Weight loss surgery is a very safe and effective way to achieve significant weight loss. The surgery is usually performed using advanced minimally invasive techniques to minimise injury to surrounding healthy tissue and to ensure a quick and smooth...