Bariatric Nurses and Gastric Balloons

As part of your gastric balloon aftercare programme.

What is a Bariatric Nurse?

There are few things more daunting than going through a medical procedure without knowing what kind of care you will have access to afterwards. This is why the team at Allure make contact with one of our Bariatric Nurses a priority. Just like with our dietitians, our nurses come as part of your programme as standard and are included in the overall cost. If you have any questions about our nurses, simply speak to our support team who will be able to advise accordingly. Our Bariatric Nurses are handpicked for their experience, professionalism, and friendliness.

Bariatric Nurses are a staple part of healthcare the world over, ensuring patients are being cared for properly. When it comes to your gastric balloon placement, our nurses will be in touch regularly to ensure your recovery is going to plan and will be there to answer any concerns you may have. Professional and highly experienced, our team know what a wonderful difference this kind of support can make to your overall weight loss journey.

Like all members of our team, the Allure Nurses are handpicked for their dedication to patient care and their years of experience helping to tend to bariatric patients. Whether you are a gastric balloon or surgery patient, they will be on hand to support you from start to finish.

Nurse Jodi Ellison
Nurse Jodi
photo of weight loss nurse, Nurse Haley
Nurse Haley

Why Do I Need a Bariatric Nurse?

The bariatric nurses are here to ensure you are as comfortable as possible, and that any concerns can be answered or dealt with. It is highly unlikely that you will need anything more than reassurance from your Bariatric Nurse, but in the extremely rare event you do need medical advice relating to your gastric balloon placement, they will be on hand to help.


It is important to remember that the gastric balloon is a foreign object, and thus your body will try to reject it at first. Symptoms will vary but it is only natural if you should feel concerned. The Bariatric Nurse will be able to provide reassurance as well as tips to help manage the short-term side effects.

Start Your Journey Today

Speak with our medical weight loss specialists today and discuss booking your gastric balloon UK placement as close to home as possible, with the assurance you’ll have the necessary support to boost your weight loss. Allure Weightloss are CQC registered providers of gastric balloons and bariatric surgery.