Bariatric Surgery – Whittington

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Gastric band, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy. All operations are performed laparoscopically. 

Prior to surgery-supervised dieting and medication, supervised physiotherapy and psychological evaluations take place.

 

View the NICE obesity guidelines.


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • BMI of 40 kg/m2 or more, or between 35 kg/m2 and 40 kg/m2 and other significant disease (for example, type 2 diabetes or high blood pressure) that could be improved if they lost weight

How to refer

Letter

This form can be sent by: E-referral

Routine referrals to CCAS via e-Referrals.


General Contact Details

t: 020 7288 5226

w: https://www.whittington.nhs.uk/?c=6160

Service Address

Outpatient consultations
Clinic 4A and 4B
Outpatient department
Whittington Hospital


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Last updated: Jul 5th, 2019
Review date: Jan 13th, 2020