Yes, we do. We offer a stand alone band adjustment service specifically designed for people who are out of package with their original providers or who have had their bands overseas. We also look [...]
DO: plan your meals ahead keep well hydrated with non-sugary drinks (leave at least ½ hour before and after meals) have regular meals use small plates/bowls start your meals with protein sources [...]
Yes, it is intended to be an endoscopic day case procedure, however due to the initial adjustment by the body to the effects of the balloon, it is advisable to spend one night in hospital to [...]
The band port lies underneath the skin and is injected in clinic with saline. A special needle is used which is longer, but as thin as a needle used for taking a blood sample. The discomfort is [...]
My BMI is 31, I lead a hectic life and would like to control the overeating that comes with it. Would I be eligible for a band?
Weight loss surgery is only really considered for individuals with a BMI of 35 or above. However, recently due to the positive effect of weight loss on medical conditions such as diabetes, [...]
Laparoscopic (key hole) removal of a gastric band can be usually performed as a day case. However the band may have slipped or caused a gastric erosion which can only be detected when the [...]