Posts Tagged ‘private health care’

Tips on Gastric Banding

Adjustable Gastric Banding System is the newest and the only device globally with FDA approval for adjustable surgical treatment for morbid. It is ideal for weight loss as it minimises the capacity of the stomach, ergo the quantity of food that can be consumed by an individual. Since 1993, when the gastric banding procedure was first performed, there have been more than 180,000 operations globally. Read the rest of this entry »

Private hospitals – gastric banding and other bariatric surgery treatment

The price coming with obesity surgery may well be quite high, but the price of avoiding the issues could be much higher. The health problems that accompany being overweight could ultimately be more costly than an operation that could save your life.

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Arranging Private Healthcare

With the pressures on public hospitals resulting in extended waiting lists, an increasing number of patients now look towards the alternative option of private healthcare. For some, this unfamiliar option of ‘going private’ might appear daunting. However, following a few basic steps can result in the patient being free to enjoy the best of both worlds. Read the rest of this entry »