Mr Simon Dexter is a renowned bariatric surgeon working with Phoenix Health to deliver a high quality bariatric surgery service to the people of Leeds and surrounding Yorkshire.
As one of the UK’s most experienced and respected bariatric groups, the Phoenix team guide and support patients every inch of the way in their journey to reclaim their lives and beat obesity for good.
Keyhole reduction of the stomach capacity which removes the source of the hunger hormone ghrelin, leaving you feeling less hungry and more full with less food.
Gastric bypass surgery is regarded as the gold standard procedure for the surgical treatment of severe obesity.
Gastric band surgery, often referred to as laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, involves placing a silicone band around the upper part of the stomach and filling it with saline.
The duodenal switch (DS) procedure involves a sleeve gastrectomy in combination with surgical bypass of the majority of the small intestine.
The BoB procedure is used to treat weight regain after failed gastric bypass. It involves placing a conventional gastric band around the mid-portion of the over-stretched stomach pouch. This shrinks its capacity and slows down the rate at which it empties.
The intragastric balloon is considered to be a more minor procedure, as it is not as invasive and can be carried out under sedation.
Phoenix Health work with some of the UK’s best bariatric surgeons and can arrange for you to have your consultations and surgery at leading private hospitals in or around Leeds.
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