The intragastric balloon is usually the first option to treat obesity without surgery. The procedure is very simple, without any discomfort for the patient. A silicone balloon is inserted through the esophagus into the stomach with an endoscopic technique. Once lodged in the stomach, it is filled with saline to take up space. This process only takes 20 minutes and the patient can return home immediately.
It reduces the sensation of hunger and following a proper diet it is possible to lose weight naturally. After a few months, the balloon is removed and the patient can continue to lose weight if good dietary habits have been consolidated.
ilahy medical specialists will verify that the patient is suitable for any of these weight loss procedures. The intragastric balloon, in any of its options, is an effective treatment for the loss of weight.
One of the advantages of the ilahy’s intragastric balloon treatment is that it includes a FOLLOW-UP PROGRAMME, for the duration of the treatment (1 year or 6 months). This programme includes:
The ilahy clinics have a recognized unit of treatments against obesity, within the environment of IMED Hospitals. Among the many advantages you will have when you are inside a hospital, you can finance the price of the intragastric balloon in comfortable terms with no interest:
(*) 2-year financing with no interest. Check your clinic for funding conditions.
The medical team of ilahy has a recognized unit of treatments against obesity, within the environment of IMED Hospitals, to offer you the best guarantee for your health. Remember that the first consultation is free and without obligation. Ask us.