The Minimally Invasive Gastric Balloon
Although surgical weight loss procedures like Lap Band and gastric sleeve have proven results helping people fight obesity, there are still non-surgical options. Many people either don’t want or don’t qualify for bariatric surgery. Maybe they don’t meet the minimum BMI requirements. Or maybe they simply aren’t comfortable with the idea of getting surgery. Either way, Beverly Hills Physicians offers an innovative weight loss options for those wary of surgery.
The gastric balloon procedure is transforming the weight loss world. If you haven’t been able to lose weight with traditional methods like strict diet and vigorous exercise, this non-surgical procedure is life-changing. You can see the pounds melt away like never before through a procedure that consists of small balloon being placed in the stomach. The balloon is inserted endoscopically into the stomach through the mouth. It’s inflated while inside the stomach to give you a full, satisfied feeling after a small meal. The procedure has helped overeaters from all over the world learn portion control and feel comfortable in their own skin.
The gastric balloon is a temporary measure that only lasts six months. During that time, you can see significant weight loss results. Beverly Hills Physicians also offers regular support from a doctor and wellness experts so that you can learn the right habits that will allow your weight loss to be a lifelong journey. If you’re interested in finding out more about procedures like sleeve gastrectomy in Los Angeles, call BHP today to set up a free consultation.