Obesity must not be viewed merely as an increased amount of fat in the body, but also as a chronic and serious disease which is increasingly affecting civilization. It’s a disease that has spread worldwide, whose occurrence is constantly and rapidly increasing and which affects not only adults but more and more frequently also children. The number of obese children comprises as much as 15% of the population. Around 22% of men and 26% of women suffer from obesity as a serious condition (BMI ≥ 30). Obesity is always created by an imbalance between the intake and expenditure of energy. People suffering from overweight are highly interested in weight loss treatment these days because, the procedures are available readily and here in Prague, the Czech Republic, these procedures are a less expensive option than UK-based facilities. If you are expecting complete care and positive results to support your weight loss goals, here are our few services for obesity at Prague Medical Institute.
For people with class 1 obesity and above, the Gastric Balloon is used to help them fill their tummy earlier and limit hunger. The main aim of the gastric balloon being one of the popular & safe weight loss treatment globally is to prevent diseases caused by overweight.
Gastric banding is also a popular and old procedure in weight loss treatment. In Prague, we use Swedish banding for the procedure which ensures safety and prevents the long term diseases caused by extra weight.
Sleeve gastrectomy is another favored radical stomach treatment for obesity. This procedure is recommended to people with limited eating abilities in case of plication failure. This surgery ensures the removal of Ghrelin, a hunger hormone.
One of the most recent advancements in weight loss surgeries abroad and Prague, Gastric Plication folds the inside parts of the stomach and secured by two rows of stitches. This one is one of the safest procedures of weight loss treatments.
Team Prague Medical Institute has a long experience in their field in the Czech Republic, as well as internships abroad. We are proud to bring you the latest, most advanced procedures available.We have experts in the fields of assisted reproduction, plastic surgery, obesity treatment…