B.M.I. under 18.5 = underweight
B.M.I. 18.5-25 = Normal
B.M.I. 25-30 = Overweight
B.M.I. 30-35 = Obese class 1
B.M.I. 35-40 = Obese class 2
B.M.I. over 40 = Obese class 3
A gastric balloon is a non-surgical and short-term weight loss device. A smooth, soft saline-filled balloon (about the size of an grapefruit) is placed in your stomach, allowing you to control your portion sizes by filling space in your stomach. By following professional health and wellness advice, you can adopt good healthy eating habits and change your lifestyle so you can lose weight quickly and keep it off long term.
It is a non-invasive endoscopic procedure that is designed to reduce the volume of the stomach. It provides a permanent weight loss option.
If you already underwent surgery for weight loss and you are gaining weight back, Dr Fahed also offers noninvasive endoscopic revisions for gastric bypass.
If you already underwent surgery for weight loss and you are gaining weight back, Dr Fahed also offers noninvasive endoscopic revisions for gastric sleeve surgery.