Intragastric Balloon is a form of weight loss that is a two-part program. A Patients first step of the program begins with the placement of a soft balloon in your stomach. Using a non-surgical endoscopic approach the balloon is placed inside the stomach. During this time the patient is placed in our Medical Weight Management program.
Intragastric Balloon device works by taking up space in your stomach. Overall helps promotes smaller portion sizes and healthier, mindful eating and better lifestyle choices.
Below is a list of basic requirements a patient must meet to be considered for this procedure. If you feel you do not meet these requirements please call our office at 631-689-0220.
Intragastric balloon is NOT covered under insurance and will be an out of pocket expense.
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