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Obesity surgery

Obesity surgery

Bariatric surgery (weight loss surgery) includes a variety of procedures performed on people who are obese. Weight loss is achieved by reducing the size of the stomach with a gastric band or through removal of a portion of the stomach (sleeve gastrectomy or biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch) or by resecting and re-routing the small intestines to a small stomach pouch (gastric bypass surgery). Several recent studies report a decrease in mortality and severity of medical conditions after bariatric surgery.

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  • Bart Decadt

    Bart Decadt

    General Surgeon

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Sanjay Agrawal

    Sanjay Agrawal

    Consultant Bariatric (Obesity), Laparoscopic (Keyhole) and General Surgeon

    Experience
    21 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Ashok Bohra

    Ashok Bohra

    Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgeon

    Experience
    25 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Basil Ammori

    Basil Ammori

    Consultant General and Bariatric Surgeon

    Experience
    29 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Douglas Whitelaw

    Douglas Whitelaw

    Consultant Bariatric, Laparoscopic and General Surgeon

    Experience
    25 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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