3.1 times the weight loss than diet and exercise alone
Safe and effective weight loss solution
Over 220,000 placements worldwide
What is ORBERA™?
Comprehensive two-part program designed to provide effective, motivating results that you can see. With ORBERA™ patients on average lose 3.1 times the weight they would with diet and exercise alone
Starts with a soft balloon placed in your stomach for six months to reinforce proper portion control.
The ORBERA balloon take up space in your stomach helps you eat smaller meals.
Balloon is temporary and placed in your stomach for six months without surgery or any incisions
Patients will receive coaching from a team of experts, which may include a dietician, psychologist, and exercise physiologist
Coaching continues after balloon is removed at six months for a total of 12 months
The Procedure: Placement and removal
Non-surgical procedure done under a mild sedative, the thin and deflated ORBERA™ balloon is placed into the stomach. It is then filled with saline until it’s about the size of a grapefruit. The procedure typically takes about 20-30 minutes so you can go home the very same day
At six months, the balloon is removed in the same way it was placed. Through a non-surgical procedure done under a mild sedative, it is deflated first then removed
What to Expect
The weight loss is rapid with the majority of weight loss typically occurring in the first three months of treatment
On average patients lost 3.1 times the weight loss of diet and exercise alone
The adjustments to your eating habits and your continued efforts to stay active will greatly influence your results
To qualify for ORBERA™, you should:
Be an adult
Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 to 40
Be willing to participate in a medically supervised program
After six months with the ORBERA™ two-part program, people lost an average 3.1x the weight patients lost with diet & exercise alone.
Proven to keep the weight off even after the balloon is removed.
A more than 20 year history of helping thousands of people lose weight.
More than 220,000 ORBERA™ balloons have been distributed worldwide in over 80 countries.
With the FDA approval of ORBERA™, patients now have a safe and effective treatment option.
Watch Dr. Hakim host an hour long discussion on Orbera.