Weight Loss Surgery Portsmouth
For more than 10 years Streamline Surgical has been helping patients to lose weight and take steps towards a healthier future.*
Streamline Surgical is one of the only bariatric providers that has been founded by surgeons for patients. Our ultimate goal is to be there every step of the way for those, who are looking for a long-term weight loss solution.
At our Portsmouth partner hospitals, The Queen Alexandra Hospital and the Spire Portsmouth Hospital we offer a variety of treatments.
Our specialist clinical teams, at each location are dedicated and passionate about providing support and
advice to our patients throughout their weight loss journey. So, no matter which hospital is more convenient you will receive outstanding, continued support from our expert teams.
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An adjustable band is placed around the upper part of the stomach, creating a small pouch above the band. When the gastric band is correctly adjusted it helps control appetite, slows eating and reduce portion size.
The Gastric Bypass is the gold standard weight loss surgery. A small rectangular, pouch is formed from the upper stomach and joined to the small intestine. This surgery reduces calories absorbed and portion size.
Two thirds of the stomach is removed, leaving a smaller stomach in the shape of a sleeve. The portion of the stomach removed produces the hunger hormone, meaning there is a significant reduction in appetite.
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As an organisation set up and run by surgeons for patients, we only work with highly skilled surgeons. This means you can be assured that you are in safe hands. The following expert surgeons are available at our Portsmouth locations:
|Shaw Somers||Nick Carter|
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- A private room
- Two years of aftercare that includes follow up appointments with members of our expert teams, including; surgeons, specialist band review clinicians, nurses and dietitians.
- Access to our 24/7 Advice line for two years
- Access to non-urgent email dietetic advice service (not 24/7) for two years
- 30 day post surgery complication cover
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Qualifying for weight loss surgery will depend on a number of factors including your age, weight and medical history. There is no hard and fast criteria if you are considering weight loss surgery it is important to book a consultation so that our team can confirm if you qualify and answer any questions you might have. The below guide can give you some idea if you would qualify….
- A BMI +35 with other weight related illness such as sleep apnoea, heart conditions or Type 2 Diabetes; or
- A BMI + 40 if they do not have additional health related illnesses.
If you have been unsuccessful in losing weight and, have an obese BMI, we may be able to help you.
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Weight loss surgery is a tool that you will need to learn to use effectively. Knowing you are not on your own throughout this life-long commitment and that you can trust your clinical team to provide you with the right advice is key when selecting a provider. This is why it is important to look at the aftercare each provider is offering.
At Streamline Surgical we understand the importance of aftercare but what else makes use different from others?
Streamline Surgical is one of the only surgeon founded bariatric providers in the UK. We work with expert surgeons, who have been vetted by the founders. By only working with very experienced surgeons ensures we have fewer complications than the published average and our patients record better weight loss results.*
Don’t just take our word for it visit our patient success stories or our Facebook reviews to see the life-changing support we have provided others.
Book your consultation today by filling in our online contact form or calling the team on 0800 157 7033.
*Weight loss surgery results and benefits vary and are different for every individual.