Gastric Sleeve in Southport

Total 6 Records for Gastric Sleeve in Southport - Clinics(3) Doctors(3)

 

Dr Victor Liew

14 Hill Street, Southport - 4215,Queensland, Australia

Dr Victor Liew Southport
Gastric Sleeve To understand laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, it is important first of all to understand the reasons to have bariatric/metabolic surgery and how obesity affects individuals. Listed below are some perspectives from different parties which hopefully make readers realize that obesity is a major public health issue in Australia and we all have different sense of the magnitude of the problem. Read More

Dr Harald Puhalla

Ground Floor, Suite 7 14 Hill Street, Southport - 4215,Queensland, Australia

Dr Harald Puhalla Southport 12897
Gastric Sleeve During a sleeve gastrectomy (SG) a narrow gastric tube is fashioned in-between the food pipe (oesophagus) and the small bowel, while the majority of the stomach (80%) is removed. The continuity of the stomach is not interrupted compared to a bypass procedure. The SG is a solely restrictive operation but since the removed part of the stomach is the major production area of the hunger hormone (Ghrelin), the Ghrelin level drops significantly after the SG, which decreases the food craving. Read More

Dr Gregory Nolan

Suite 1, Level 5 123 Nerang Street, Southport - 4215,Queensland, Australia

Dr Gregory Nolan Southport 12898
Gastric Sleeve The vertical sleeve gastrectomy, also known as the sleeve gastrectomy or gastric sleeve, restricts the amount of food you eat by reducing the size of the stomach. The minimally invasive procedure removes a portion of the stomach, making the stomach roughly the size and shape of a banana. Read More

Dr. Harald Puhalla

Ground Floor, Suite 7 14 Hill Street, Southport - 4215,Queensland, Australia

Harald Puhalla Southport 18116 1
Gastric Sleeve

Gastric sleeve surgery is a procedure in which the stomach is reduced to about 25 percent of its original size, by surgical removal of a large portion of the stomach. The remaining stomach is stapled (with surgical staples) to form a sleeve, or tube, with a banana shape.

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Dr. Gregory Nolan

Suite 1, Level 5 123 Nerang Street, Southport - 4215,Queensland, Australia

Gregory Nolan Southport 18117 1
Gastric Sleeve

The procedure of gastric sleeve permanently reduces the size of the stomach. The procedure is performed laparoscopically and is not reversible, but can be converted to other procedures. It is a safe procedure and quite affordable too.

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Dr. Victor Liew

14 Hill Street, Southport - 4215,Queensland, Australia

Victor Liew Southport
Gastric Sleeve

Like any surgical operation, sleeve gastrectomy has possible complications, such as leakage, dilation of the sleeve and other usual complications associated with bariatric surgery. However, visit to a well-known surgeon will minimise the risks.

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