Gastric Balloon – is it Safe ?

Stomach (gastrium) is an important organ in the digestive system that receives, digests and stores food for some time. Its normal storage capacity is about 1.5 – 2 liters and maximum of 3 – 4 liters. But in some lifestyle related conditions like in obesity, the stomach storage capacity of a person increases. Because of the negative impact it has on general health condition, it becomes imperative to control obesity medically or surgically. But for some people, medicines are unresponsive and surgery is contraindicated. In those circumstances, gastric balloon is considered as effective intervention to overcome obesity.

The gastric balloon or intragastric balloon is an inflatable medical device that is temporarily placed into the stomach to reduce weight. Unlike other countries, prices for gastric balloon in Dubai are affordable and effective as many renowned hospitals and clinics, design packages based on the type, duration of treatment and the patient’s capacity to spend.


How Gastric Balloon Works ?

  1. Deflated balloon is passed through mouth and down oesophagus.
  2. Then it is expanded in the stomach with air or saline.
  3. It causes person feel full sooner while eating obviously eat less, and lose weight.

Is it Safe ?

Gastric balloon procedure is an effective way of weight reduction. The safety of this treatment solely depends on the way it is performed. So it is essential to select experienced and skilled professionals offering the procedure in an affordable package. Gastric balloon prices in Dubai are within the reach of every person seeking for weight loss without undergoing a surgery.

Sometimes these side effects may become complications so utmost importance should be given while selecting medical services.  Gastric balloon prices in Dubai and pre and post operative services they offer are designed for all classes and sophisticated. A 6-month Gastric Balloon starts from AED (United Arab Emirates Dirham) 19,425 to 22,575.