The Obalon Balloon is a three-month gastric balloon
which is offered exclusively by Spire Healthcare outside London.
It's actually a gastric balloon
in the shape of a capsule.
Unlike other gastric balloon
treatments, Obalon, which inflates inside the stomach to give the sensation of fullness, does not require invasive surgery, the Mirror reported.
While surgery is free for UAE nationals, expats have to pay Dh12,000 to 13,000 for procedures such as bypass surgery, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric balloon
The 49-year-old, who celebrates her landmark birthday on January 30, had a gastric balloon
and a gastric band fitted, dropping 10 stone.
DISGUSTED Terry's new willingness to co-operate means he gets his gastric balloon
A gastric balloon
also is sometimes rejected by the patient's body within the first two or three days as it is a foreign body inside.
including gastric band, gastric sleeve, gastric bypass and gastric balloon
New Year resolve can be a powerful motivator for some patients with weight problems and can help them succeed in keeping the weight off once the gastric balloon
After having a gastric balloon
fitted, she lost just a stone and turned to Slimming World instead.
What we do offer is the expertise of our team who are experienced in delivering a wide range of bariatric services, including gastric balloon
procedures, within the North East of England.
Nearly two decades later and after having a gastric balloon
fitted, Barry guesses he weighs about 40 stone.