Spire Healthcare: Private weight loss surgery in the UK
Expert weight loss surgery, with comprehensive aftercare and support, at award winning private hospitals throughout the UK.
Where can I find private weight loss surgery in the UK?
one of the UK's leading private hospital groups, works with highly
experienced bariatric surgeons to offer the latest weight loss surgery
procedures at 38 hospitals across the country.
Weight loss surgery at Spire Healthcare
Weight loss surgery is suitable for morbidly obese
people who have tried all other methods of losing weight. Although it
is a very effective treatment for obesity, it can involve major surgery,
ongoing care and a commitment to making far reaching life style
changes. The expert surgeons at Spire Healthcare work with a team of
specialist physicians, nurses and dieticians to develop tailor made
treatment plans designed to deliver lasting and sustainable weight loss.
Free weight loss surgery information events
Many Spire Healthcare weight loss hospitals hold regular events offering free information and advice from experienced bariatric surgeons on topics such as options and pricing.
Weight loss surgery treatments available at Spire Healthcare
Spire Healthcare offers the full range of weight loss surgical procedures:
Gastric band surgery
Gastric band surgery is a reversible procedure to place a
adjustable band around the stomach, creating a small pouch which takes
less food, creating a feeling a being full after only a small amount.
It is a very popular form of weight loss surgery and most people lose
around half of their excess body weight.
Gastric balloons are a non-surgical option for people
who don't meet the criteria for weight loss surgery, wish to lose weight
without undergoing surgery, or need to lose weight in order to be able
to have surgery.
Gastric bypass surgery
Gastric bypass surgery involves creating a small pouch
at the top of the stomach, which is then connected directly to the small
intestine, bypassing the rest of the stomach and bowel. Gastric bypass
is a very effective way for morbidly obese people to lose weight, with
many patients losing up to 66% of their excess body weight.
Gastric sleeve surgery
Gastric sleeve surgery is a keyhole procedure to
permanently reduce the size of the stomach. As It does not affect food
absorption, a diet following gastric sleeve surgery is less restricted
that that following gastric bypass.
POSE - a less invasive form of weight loss surgery
Spire Healthcare is now able to offer the latest
scar-free, reversible treatment for weight loss, POSE (Primary Obesity
Find your nearest Spire Healthcare Hospital that offers weight loss surgery
Providing experienced aftercare and support
Highly trained specialist nurses and dieticians are part of the multi-disciplinary team involved in the care of any patient undergoing weight loss surgery at Spire Healthcare. They are able to offer all the advice and support needed to make the changes that are associated with a successful outcome. Spire weight loss surgery hospitals also run regular weight loss support evenings, where people can get advice and share experiences.
How can I get weight loss surgery at Spire Healthcare?
Weight loss surgery is highly restricted on the NHS and
Spire Healthcare is able to offer high quality obesity treatment at fair
and transparent prices.
Guide prices and advice can be obtained directly from a
Spire Healthcare weight loss surgery hospital or at one of their free
events. An inclusive fixed price for weight loss surgery is available
following a consultation with a bariatric surgeon, which costs in the
region of £150 including the option for a second appointment if more
discussion is needed before a final decision. Finance options are
available to make access to treatment as quick and as convenient as