Dietary precautions and bariatric procedures are also done at the centre.
Patient who are morbidly obese, Intragastric balloon placement can be chosen.
Bariatric ballon placement
Advantage of intragstric balloon is that it is reversible and if patients regains weight, repeat intragastric balloon can be considered,. This is an advantage over surgery because if patients regains weigth after surgery.
There are no major unmated effects of balloon. Initially 5-7 days there may be nausea and vomiting. But after 7-10 days, these symptoms settle down. Although it goes without saying that all bariatric proceduers, endscopic or surgical, commitment from patient in terms of diet restrictions and regular aerobic exercise arev required.