SUSTAINABLE WEIGHT LOSS STARTS WITH COMPREHENSIVE PATIENT PROGRAM
Bariatric Metabolic Obesity 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.
How Obesity surgery and Weight Loss Helps
Obesity surgery should be considered if you suffer from obesity and are experiencing any symptoms relating to any of the above medical conditions. It is a long-term, life changing decision; it is a journey to better health and quality of life.
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
- Obstructive sleep apnoea
- Gallbladder disease and gallstones
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.
get to know the team
A/Professor Charbel Sandroussi
MBBS(HONS) MMSC FRACS-SOURCE Upper Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary And Transplant Surgeon
Dr Sandroussi graduated with honours from the University of Sydney in 1999. He undertook General Surgical training at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.
A/Professor Jerome Laurence
MBCHB FRACS FRCS(C) PHD – General, Obesity, Upper GI & Transplant Surgeon
Dr Laurence undertook medical school, internship and junior resident training in Surgery in the United Kingdom.
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.
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).
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
BA (HONS) PSYCHOLOGY, MPSYCH (ORG), MCLIN COUNSELLING
Rhyll is a psychologist with experience working in private practice, higher education, medical clinics and with organisations.
DO YOU NEED WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY ?
Option is for you, take these first steps:
- Calculate your BMI
Body Mass Index Calculator
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.
PRE SURGERY ASSESSMENT
- Dietician and surgeon
- Preoperative Planning
- Post Op Care
AFTER CARE PROGRAM
- Dietician / medical follow up
- Comprehensive Support