FAQs

*Results may vary by individuals.

1. Am I suitable for surgery?

Yes, If you BMI is 27 and above 

 

2. How long will I be in hospital?

Gastric Balloon, which is an outpatient procedure, you will be with us for 3-4 hours

Gastric sleeve the hospital stay is usually 3-4days

 

3. How soon can I go back to work?

Gastric Balloon – 2-3 days

Gastric Sleeve 2-3 weeks

 

4. Is there a maximum age for weight loss surgery?

No

 

5. What can I eat after surgery?

Gastric Balloon – you will be able to eat a normal diet after 2-3 weeks

Gastric Sleeve – Within 2 weeks

 

6. Will I need injections after the operation?

Gastric Balloon – No

Gastric Sleeve – You will usually need for 10 days an injection into you Tommy wall to keep the blood thin after discharge (DVT Prophylaxis)