Weight loss with the gastric balloon
The gastric balloon shows impressive results: Professional literature mentions weight loss of 13-30 kg within 6 months, which depends on the starting weight and how the weight is being carried, among other things..
Procedure of implanting the gastric balloon
It takes up to 30 minutes to implant the gastric balloon during a standard gastroscopy under "sedation". The folded balloon is implanted under endoscopic view of the stomach.
Gastric balloon pricing
Implanting the gastric balloon is 1500 sFr., due before or on the day of the procedure. Preoperative examinations (e.g. ultrasound, scatoscopy for helicobacter pylori in the stomach) may cost up to 200 sFr.
Risks / complications of the gastric balloon
Of course we provide additional support, e.g. interim infusions incl. medications seven days a week. We further provide you with all the information about the gastric balloon and diet. There are individual solutions, simply ask and we will take care of it.