4, 6, & 12 Month Gastric Balloon Experts

The Gastric Balloon Clinic in Tamworth

The Non-Surgical Procedure in Tamworth

Our Gastric Balloon Clinic in Tamworth is able to facilitate to placement of the 46, and 12 month gastric balloons available through the experts at Allure Weightloss. Combining the experienced expertise of GMC registered Consultants and an aftercare programme that combines dietetic and nurse care, patients can expect to lose 10 – 17% with Allure (depending on gastric balloon and dedication).

The Gastric Balloon Clinic in Tamworth

The Gastric Balloon Clinic in Tamworth was selected for its high-standards and dedication to patient care. Similarly, the consultant at Tamworth, Mr Brijesh Madhok, was also hand selected by our team for his expertise and experience.

'A new way of thinking of weight loss, an initial kickstart with the long term goal of creating new and healthy habits.'

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No NHS Waiting Times, Only Preparation

Simply fill out our enquiry form below to discuss your placement at the gastric balloon clinic in Tamworth. Our friendly team of medical weight loss specialists will get back to your query as soon as possible. Allure Weightloss is a CQC registered provider of gastric balloons in the UK.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a gastric balloon?
A gastric balloon is a non-surgical and short-term (temporary) weight loss device. A smooth, soft saline-filled balloon (about the size of an grapefruit) is placed in your stomach, allowing you to control your portion sizes by filling space in your stomach. By following professional health and wellness advice, you can adopt good healthy eating habits and change your lifestyle so you can lose weight quickly and keep it off long term.
Are gastric balloons safe?

Gastric balloons have been used in the management of obesity for over 20 years. Over this time they have evolved in shape, size, and design resulting in a modern, durable product, which is now well established as a safe weight loss procedure. Over 277,000 ORBERA® balloons have been placed worldwide.

How do gastric balloons help people lose weight?
Once in place, the gastric balloon is filled with saline to partially fill the stomach so that they may consume smaller portions of food. Most weight is lost in the first three months, but because the gastric balloon stays in for six months, you will learn the right amount of food to eat to maintain your new weight long term.
What are the possible side effects associated with the gastric balloon?
It is very likely that the presence of the balloon in the stomach will cause nausea or vomiting after placement. In some patients it may last one to two weeks. Your HCP may prescribe medication to help minimize these potential effects. Patients will need to immediately contact their physician for any severe or unusual symptoms.
What is body mass index (BMI)?
The most widely used measurement for obesity. The BMI approximates body mass using a mathematical ratio of weight and height [(weight in kg ÷ height in meters) or (weight in pounds ÷ height in inches x 703)]. A BMI of 30 or more is regarded by most health agencies as the threshold for obesity. A BMI of 40 or more generally qualifies as morbid obesity. However, note that BMI measurements in body-builders and athletes may not be accurate determinants of obesity because the BMI does not distinguish between muscle and fat.