Lose up to 22 kg per year after obesity treatment at Hospital Quiron Teknon in Barcelona
No success with exercises and/or diet? Looking for a qualified bariatric surgeon in Spain? While the word “surgery” may scare many of those who do not suffer from obesity-associated conditions such as diabetes and joint pain, it may be right for you.
Multidisciplinary step-by-step evaluation of your body at the Department of Bariatrics at Hospital Quiron Teknon in Barcelona as well as individually adjusted surgery and follow-up care ensures proven results
A team of 6 dedicated endocrinologists, general surgeons, and digestive specialists is known for:
- membership in American Gastroenterology Association
- membership in Spanish Gastroenterology Association
- membership in European Association for Endoscopic Surgery
- regular publications in peer-reviewed journals
- international opinion-leadership in POSE technique (non-invasive oral stomach reduction)
- work experience at clinics of the U.S. and Canada
- professional awards
Here’s the rundown of treatment options available at Hospital Quiron Teknon for patients like you, who most likely will travel to Spain by air:
- Gastric balloon procedure (non-invasive treatment where a soft balloon full of water is carefully placed into your stomach to suppress the feeling of hunger and help you lose up to 22 kg per year)
- POSE (non-invasive oral stomach reduction which makes you lose a bit more than 22 kg on yearly basis)
- Sleeve gastrectomy (minimally-invasive laparoscopic procedure which ensures that you lose up to 70 per cent of your initial excessive weight within first 6 months)
- Gastric bypass (minimally-invasive laparoscopic procedure with slightly higher risk of infections and/or embolism compared to other methods which helps you get rid of 70 per cent of your initial excessive weight within first 6 months)
- Adjustable gastric band (minimally-invasive laparoscopic procedure using a ring that can be adjusted or removed any time; the outcome mostly depends on a patient)
Whatever treatment method appears to be right for you, it is through tight cooperation and trust between you and your doctor that you will see the desired digits on a scale. The fact that you will get smaller stomach suggests that you will reconsider your lifestyle habits including diet and exercises.
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