Gastric Balloon

Gastric balloon is an alternative to obesity surgery in patients who are not suitable for surgery. In some cases, they are used in the preparation process of super obese patients by losing weight until the surgery.


About Operation

  • Expected duration of stay in Turkey: 3 days
  • Anesthesia: General anesthesia
  • Expected operation duration: 15 – 20 minutes
  • Expected duration of stay in the hospital: None / 1 hour
  • Pain: Rarely, simple analgesics are needed, the most common nausea.
  • Dressing: None.
  • Stitches: None. endoscopic operation
  • Return to normal life: Immediately
  • Sports: Light exercises after 1 month