Find out more about the procedures available to you.
At Nulife surgery, weight loss surgery is offered by a specialist bariatric team which consists of an experienced bariatric surgeon, dietician, specialist nurse and expert anaesthetists. As a part of your assessment process you will be seen initially by the surgeon then by both the nurse specialist and the dietician.
This process is in place to ensure you are given all the information on different procedures in order for you to make an informed decision about the type of surgery you chose. You will also be given a contact number in case you need any further information before the surgery. We aim to provide you with the best care possible. We would like you to feel you are supported at every stage of your journey to lose weight and to lead a nu-life.
The Gastric band involves placing an adjustable silicone band around the upper part of the stomach. The band is connected to an access port which is sutured to the abdomen under the skin.
Also known as the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass this involves creating a small stomach pouch from the top of your normal stomach.
The Sleeve Gastrectomy involves removing 75% of the stomach leaving you with a banana shaped or ‘sleeve shaped’ stomach.
The Intra-gastric balloon is a silicone device that is placed inside the stomach to restrict the amount of food you can eat.