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Weight Loss Surgery
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General Surgery
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Supporting your journey to
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Patient Centred Specialised Surgeons in Bariatric Surgery and General Surgery

Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery is more commonly known as Weight Loss Surgery. The Sydney Institute for Obesity Surgery, has over 18 years’ experience in treating patients with health problems caused by obesity. Our allied health team provide personal guidance, to help you understand if obesity surgery is right for you.

Bariatric Metabolic Obesity Surgery

Obesity surgery should be considered if you suffer from obesity and are experiencing any symptoms relating to any of the below medical conditions. It is a long-term, life changing decision; it is a journey to better health and quality of life.

  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • Strokes
  • High blood pressure
  • Asthma
  • Obstructive sleep apnoea
  • Cancer
  • Gallbladder disease and gallstones
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Gout

We offer a complimentary inital appointment with SIOS Clinical Nurse Specialist

weight Loss Surgery

Understanding Bariatric Obesity Surgery

Every person and their body are different. What works for one person, may not work for another. There are many different surgeries available but finding the right one for you that is safe and healthy is our utmost priority. Your health and lifestyle as well as food and weight concerns need to be carefully considered in the decision of which obesity surgery is best for you.

General Surgery

Our surgeons are highly skilled in general surgery and upper gastrointestinal (GI surgery) that focusses on the upper abdominal organs. Specialities include reflux surgery, hernia surgery, gallbladder surgery, and diagnostic services such as endoscopy and colonoscopy.

get to know the team

Sydney Institute for Obesity Surgery

DR. JOEL BUDGE

BSC(MED) MBBS FRACS General Surgeon

Dr Budge is a General Surgeon with extensive experience in abdominal surgery, using both open and laparoscopic techniques.

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Dr David Links

BSC(MED) MBBS, FRACS
GENERAL SURGEON

Dr David Links is a highly experienced Upper Gastrointestinal, Bariatric and General surgeon. He has spent significant time training in his areas of expertise to provide you an excellent standard of care.

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A/Professor Carolyn Jameson

MBBS BSC(HONS)PHD FRACS
Upper GI & General Surgeon

Associate Professor Carolyn Jameson is a Sydney based female Weight Loss and General Surgeon who has been recognised as a Surgeon of Excellence in Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery.

Dr Rosemary Atkinson

MBBS, DCH, BSC, FRACGP
SCOPE CERTIFIED
Bariatric Medical Phyisician

Dr Rosemary Atkinson graduated from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery in 2004.

Sydney Institute for Obesity Surgery

Dr. Kevin Chan

MBBS FRACP – Consultant Respiratory

Dr Kevin Chan is a Consultant Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Physician with an extensive experience in attended (in-lab) and ambulatory

Sydney Institute for Obesity Surgery

Rhyll Davey

BA (HONS) PSYCHOLOGY, MPSYCH (ORG), MCLIN COUNSELLING

Rhyll is a psychologist with experience working in private practice, higher education, medical clinics and with organisations.

Sydney Institute for Obesity Surgery

Eva Tamrakar

ACCREDITED PRACTISING DIETITIAN (APD), ACCREDITED NUTRITIONIST (AN)BACHELOR OF HEALTH SCIENCE (NUTRITION & DIETETICS) HONOURS University Of Newcastle

Eva is a fully registered accredited practising dietitian and member of the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA).

DO YOU NEED WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY ?

Option is for you, take these first steps:

  • Calculate your BMI

Body Mass Index Calculator

Age

Height (cm)

Weight (kg)

Patient Journey

Obesity Surgery is a long journey towards a better and healthier lifestyle and state of mind. For over 18 years SIOS has supported patients at every step of the way to make sure every patient is treated with respect and provided compassionate support to ensure the best possible outcome.

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INITIAL CONSULTATION
  • Listen
  • History
  • Options
  • Advice
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PRE SURGERY ASSESSMENT
  • Dietician and surgeon
  • Psychologist
  • Preoperative Planning
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OPERATION
  • Procedure
  • Recovery
  • Post Op Care
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AFTER CARE PROGRAM
  • Dietician / medical follow up
  • Counselling
  • Comprehensive Support

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