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Intragastric Balloon

A New Non-Surgical Weight Loss Procedure
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Why does the Intragastric Balloon cause weight loss?

  • Reduces the amount of food you can eat
  • Increases the feeling of being fuller longer
  • Designed to fit comfortably in the stomach
  • Managed weight loss system team of experts

How is the Intragastric Balloon procedure performed?

The Intragastric Balloon System is implanted in the stomach via a 30-minute minimally invasive endoscopic outpatient procedure while the patient is under mild sedation. Once in place, the balloon device is inflated with a sterile solution. The balloon partially fills the stomach to provide a feeling of satiety.

Am I candidate for the Intragastric Balloon procedure?

You could be a candidate if:

  • You are 18 years of age or older
  • You have a Body Mass Index (BMI) between 30-40
  • You are willing to participate in a medically managed program
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