Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery - Airport Road Hospital

The help you need to live a healthier and happier life

The Bariatric Unit Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital gives obese patients the opportunity to live a happier, healthier life. The Unit adopts a multidisciplinary approach, with a dedicated team of Consultants, to evaluate and treat obese patients as well as obesity-associated health problems like diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidaemia, hypertension (and other cardiac problems), sleep apnoea, snoring…etc.
Services include:
   - Detailed counselling for uncontrolled weight gain
   - Multidisciplinary management of uncontrolled weight gain
   - Specialised dietetic solutions
   - Gastric balloons:
         - Fluid filled balloon
         - Capsule balloon (swallowed without the need for Endoscopy)
   - Sleeve gastrectomy
   - Gastric bypass
   - Mini-gastric bypass (omega loop bypass: single anastomosis bypass)
   - Gastric band
   - Revisional obesity surgery for weight regain following obesity surgery
   - Revisional obesity surgery for failed previous surgeries
   - Management of complications of obesity surgery
   - Management of the medical comorbidities of obesity
   - Counselling following obesity surgery

For more information or to make an appointment, please call: 800 26422

Professor. Dr. Safwan Taha ( Medical Director )

Profession:   Consultant Surgeon

Qualification:   MBChB, FACS, FRCSGlasg, Dip. Lap. Surgery Strasbourg   Read More ...

Dr. Ali Kamil Mohammed Al-Khazraji

Profession:   Medical Practitioner

Qualification:   MBChB, MRCS   Read More ...