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Archive for January, 2016

Orbera – Intragastric Balloon System

New Jersey Orbera | Best Plastic Surgeons in NJ

Weight loss is not always a simple process for everyone. Medical conditions can play a leading role in a person’s obesity and what can seem or feel like an inability to loose unwanted weight can have multiple effects on a person. With our professional and experienced plastic surgeons, you receive the best and innovative weight loss solutions available. One of which is the Orbera Intragastric Balloon.

NJ Endoscopic Intragastric Balloon

Obese patients who have not been able to lose weight using a variety of weight-loss programs, but have not had any gastric surgery procedures, may have success using a procedure called an endoscopic intragastric balloon. This is a medical-grade silicone balloon filled with saline (salt water) solution that is implanted in the stomach for up to six months. It must be used on a temporary basis, because side effects can occur if left in the stomach longer than expected.