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Weight Loss Surgery Fact Sheets

Weight loss surgery is a significant decision that will impact the rest of a patient's life. So, it’s important that you learn the facts about weight loss surgery.

There are many options for bariatric surgery and what may be appropriate for one person may not be suitable for another.

As a result, the most fitting weight loss procedure is decided between the patient and Dr Silverman based on an often-convoluted range of individual circumstances.

If you've tried everything else to lose weight and obesity is now causing your health to suffer, the following factsheets will help you make an informed decision on which form of weight loss surgery is the most suitable to help you achieve your long-term goals.

Download the documents below to learn more about the surgical weight loss options available with Dr Silverman.

Download Abdominoplasty – PDF 1300 Kb

Download Inserting a Gastric Balloon – PDF 979 Kb

Download Laparoscopic Gastric Banding – PDF 2100 Kb

Download Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass – PDF 2300 Kb

Download Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy – PDF 2600 Kb