Gastric Balloon – A Non-Surgical Approach to Weight Loss
Gastric Balloon is an innovative non-surgical treatment for weight loss that has provided hope and results to those looking to lose weight without undergoing surgery. At ELDI Health, we strive to bring you cutting-edge solutions tailored to your unique needs. Here’s a comprehensive guide to Gastric Balloon.
What is a Gastric Balloon?
A Gastric Balloon is a soft silicone balloon that is placed inside the stomach and inflated. It partially fills the stomach, providing a sensation of fullness, which helps in reducing food intake and facilitating weight loss.
Who is a Candidate?
Ideal candidates are those struggling with obesity, with a BMI between 30 and 40, seeking a non-surgical weight loss solution. A detailed consultation will be conducted to assess your suitability.
Consultation: Understanding your weight loss goals and evaluating if Gastric Balloon is the right option.
Insertion: The balloon is inserted through the mouth into the stomach, using an endoscope.
Inflation: Once in place, it’s inflated with saline, filling part of the stomach
Monitoring: Regular follow-ups to monitor progress and provide support.
Removal: After a set period (usually 6-12 months), the balloon is deflated and removed.
Customized weight loss plan
Ongoing support and counseling
Potential mild side effects
Commitment to lifestyle changes
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Generally, patients lose around 10-15% of body weight, depending on individual factors.
A personalized diet plan will be provided to maximize results.
Some experience nausea or discomfort initially, which usually subsides quickly.
The procedure is done under mild sedation, and most patients report minimal discomfort.
No, the Gastric Balloon is a temporary solution and must be removed after a specific time.
ELDI Health – Your Partner in Achieving Wellness
With Gastric Balloon and our comprehensive, patient-centered approach, ELDI Health aims to transform your weight loss journey into a success story. Connect with us today and take the first step towards a healthier you.