Bariatric (weight loss) surgery is for extremely overweight patients. It is recommended for obese adults (those with a BMI greater or equal to 35 kg/m2) or for severely obese adults (those with a BMI greater or equal to 45 kg/m2). Weight loss surgery is the most effective way to lose a lot of weight. Depending on your needs, we will recommend you the right procedure: gastroplasty (gastric banding), sleeve gastrectomy or gastric bypass.
Gastroplasty (gastric band)
The surgery will help you lose about 20 to 30 kg*. The principle is simple: due to the ring wrapped around your stomach, you will feel full with small amount of foods…
This technique, which is the most popular, will help you lose between 50 and 70 kg*. The sleeve consists of removing 2/3 of the stomach to form a tube.
The surgery will help you lose about 35 to 80kg*. This procedure involves short-circuiting a large part of the stomach by reducing it to a small pouch…