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Readiness for Change

You have overcome fear and other obstacles, and have made a decision to move towards a healthy life.

GP Referral

You have spoken with your GP about obesity or other related health issues and obtained a referral.

First Appointment

You have filled the online assessment form, you meet your surgeon and team, and learn more about your choices and risks.

PreOperative Tests

You have preoperative tests blood tests, ultrasound and possibly x-rays to confirm your suitability.

PREOPERATIVE MEETING

Your surgeon will discuss your results, any surgery or care plan questions, ask you to sign a consent form.

PreOperative Diet

Your Diet before surgery is planned and is designed to improve procedural outcomes and reduce surgical risks.

Weight Loss Surgery

The keyhole surgery takes about 90 minutes under general anesthetic. Your hospital stay is 2 or 3 days.

Recovery at Home

You are given specific dietary instructions that change with time. After initial lethargy, you return to normal quickly.

PostOperative Appointments

14 days after surgery you visit our practice and dietician to check your wounds and progress.

28 days after surgery you see your surgeon who ensures that you are fully recovered.

Ongoing Care & Support

The personalised Circle of Care program and the team will support you for the next year and beyond.