Success Stories

“Not only have I changed physically, my mental health is so much better.

I’m now feeling much more confident and starting to enjoy getting dressed each day again!”

Angharad

Angharad’s story
Angharad, is a Streamline Surgical gastric bypass patient: “The biggest change for me since surgery is my confidence, I feel worthy again!” “I have struggled with my weight since I was 16. Growing up I was always the big friend. It really impacted my confidence levels, not that people would have known. On the outside I…
Bariatric Heroes: Tracey
‘My sister has had it extremely tough over the last decade, at age 38 she had a heart attack and heart failure, her weight was a big contribution factor to this. Tracey underwent open heart surgery to have a mitral valve replacement, her recovery from this was long and she inevitably put on more weight and developed sleep…
Bariatric Heroes: Michelle
'Since her gastric bypass nearly 8yrs ago Michelle is leading a second life. In 2010 she had a gastric bypass was back to work within three weeks and then a whole new life begun she lost 12st in the first year, her whole life changed. She has lived her life to the max, now able to fulfil dreams she never thought she would be…
Bariatric Heroes: Keli
‘We first met when she was consulting me for advice and my services as a Personal Trainer in 2010. During our discussion, Keli expressed how difficult she found it to lose weight and that she’d tried everything. She was desperate and thought a Personal Trainer would help her. After a year or so, Keli eventually lost only…
Bariatric Heroes: Francesca
‘My Daughter Francesca has had problems with her weight for the past 15 years. She was a typical ‘yoyo’ dieter, losing 4 stone three times and then putting it all ‘back on’ within months. Francesca always said she was happy but wore black, baggy clothes and hated having her photo taken. She stood at the back of the…
Gary – Gastric Bypass Surgery Patient
Gary, 45, from Seaford, East Sussex, is a Streamline Surgical gastric bypass patient: “I’m a totally different person now. I can look in the mirror and I’m happy.”
Melanie – Gastric Bypass Surgery Patient
Melanie is 26 from Hayes, Middlesex, she was over 21 stone when she decided to have a gastric band fitted with Streamline Surgical. “I turned to surgery after years of being unhappy with my body. I had always been big as a child but since I got diagnosed with ME at 21 the weight started to pile on".
Wendy – Gastric Bypass Surgery Patient
“I first considered bariatric surgery when I found out a friend was having it done. After years of failed diets and struggling with my weight I thought this could be for me too. I was desperate to solve the problem; I was over 19 stone and entering my forties, I didn’t want to be overweight for the rest of my life. I…
Jason – Gastric Bypass Surgery Patient
Jason (36) from Eale in Kent had battled with his weight for years before turning to surgery to deal with the problem that was drastically affecting his life. At over 27 stone he underwent a gastric bypass with Streamline Surgical.
Edward – Gastric Band surgery patient
Edward is a Streamline Surgical gastric band patient who after years of failed diets and in order to minimise future health risks sort extra help. "I had spent many years of dieting. I managed to lose weight but then I would put more back on. At the time, I was not suffering any health issues but felt that if I did not do…
Kim’s Gastric Bypass Story
There are many different benefits to weight loss surgery and each patient has a unique experience and outcome. However one thing we often hear our patients comment on are the improvements to their quality of life. Don’t just take our word for it. We are so pleased to be able to share Kim’s weight loss surgery experience…
Life changing bariatric surgery – Nicola’s story
Each Bariatric patient has a different weight loss journey but one thing many of our patients often tell us is that bariatric surgery has changed their lives for the better. Today Streamline Surgical are delighted to be able to share Nicola’s story. Nicola came to Streamline Surgical in August 2013, weighing 20 stone and…