Laparoscopic Obesity Surgery
Weight loss Surgery or
may be done for those who have not been able to lose weight with diet and exercise. The main aim is to reduce the size of the stomach volume or length of the intestine to help achieve long-term weight loss. The three key procedures are:
; or by
or Keyhole obesity surgery permits a shorter hospital stay and shorter recovery time with less pain. It is usually undertaken by a
under general anaesthesia.
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Upper gastrointestinal and hepatopancreaticobiliary neoplasia, including benign, pre-malignant, and malignant tumours of the oesophagus, stomach, pancreas, small intestine, biliary system . . . .
Gastro-Oesophageal Cancer, Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery, Benign Tumours of the Upper Gastro Tract, Cholecystectomy, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery . . . .
Weight Loss/Metabolic Surgery, Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy/Gastric bypass/gastric banding as part of Multidisciplinary co-ordinated approach and program. . . .
Areas of Special Interest
Upper GI, Obesity, Advanced Laparoscopic, Hernia Repair, Endoscopy, Liver & Pancreatic Surgery
Cantonese . . .
Mr Michael Hii is an oesophago-gastric surgeon who specialises in the treatment of oesophageal and gastric cancer, hiatus hernia repair, anti-reflux surgery, surgery for achalasia and obesity surgery . . . .
Upper Gastrointestinal and General Surgeon, specialising in surgery for disorders of the stomach and oesophagus, and weight loss surgery . . . .
Dr Salena Ward is an Oesophago-Gastric, Bariatric and General Surgeon who consults in Box Hill, Bundoora and Lilydale . . . .