Surgicare Stomach Surgery

Surgicare Stomach Surgery

Weight loss surgery is nothing new in the UK and undergoing an operation to help with obesity has being commonplace in hospitals for many years. Recent years have led to a rise in the number of people being classed as clinically obese, this in turn has led to a rise in the number of people that are seeking treatment, and the number of people now receiving weight loss treatment is in the hundreds of thousands. Surgicare is one of the UK’s leading private cosmetic, weight loss and stomach surgery organisations and have over 20 years’ experience in providing the best procedures for its patients.

About Surgicare

Surgicare have long been recognised as a leading name in cosmetic and weight loss treatments and the range of Surgicare stomach surgery procedures are amongst the best around. The have nine clinics and hospitals in the UK and each is with easy access, no matter if you live in England, Scotland or Wales. The company prides itself on its excellent reputation and looks to provide the best levels of care for each patient choosing to undergo stomach surgery.

The Surgicare team base their procedures around honesty being the best policy, building an honest and open relationship with each of their patients and make sure each aspect of surgery is detailed including benefits and risks. The team looks to make sure that the process of surgery is understood by the patient and the team of bariatric surgeons, nurses and doctors are fully experienced and qualified to carry out surgery to the highest standard.

The Surgicare stomach surgery team understand the ethical standards that are set by the Department of Health which say that patients should only receive advice about surgery from doctors and nurses that are qualified. Surgicare ensure that this is the case each and every time and all surgeons, doctors and nurses are registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) or the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

Weight loss surgery

Surgicare stomach surgery is carried out with the overall aim to help a patient lose wait after all non-surgical methods have tried and failed to work. Weight loss surgery can have massive benefits on health and well-being and can help a patient to lose approximately 60% of excess weight, by doing this life can be prolonged by around nine years.

Any form weight loss surgery is a big step to take for both men and women and the Surgicare stomach surgery specialists understand the fears surrounding operations. A full consultancy that is carried out prior to operating aims to ease people’s fears and allow them to discuss the aspects of surgery with a qualified surgeon, at no stage of the process is pressure put onto the patient to undergo surgery.

The procedures available are gastric banding and gastric bypass and each package will include:

  • Comprehensive consultation with weight loss surgeon
  • Pre-operation consultancy with clinical nurse specialist
  • Meeting with fitness advisor
  • Post-op wound check from nurse
  • Minimum of one year’s aftercare
  • Access to 24 hour emergency helpline