Introductory

Gastric balloon surgery involves implanting a silicone balloon to occupy a part of the patient’s stomach, leaving less space for food. The reduced food intake capacity, along with a strict diet and exercise regime, helps patients get rid of those extra pounds and achieve their ideal weight. Gastric balloon surgery is one of the most…

Gastric

Gastric balloons are fast becoming a preferred alternative to traditional weight loss surgeries for a number of reasons; they are implanted through a minimally invasive procedure often done in the office, have a quicker recovery, and and don’t involve altering the anatomy or incisions. Moreover, the pain and scarring is also non-existent compared to traditional…

© Minimally Invasive Surgical Associates and Texas Weight Loss Docs, Dallas, TX 2018