Mr Sanjay Purkayastha
BSc MBBS MD FRCS
Laparoscopic, General and Bariatric Surgeon
Private Medical Care:
General & gastroenterological surgery
Bariatric / weight loss surgery
Emergency abdominal conditions / surgery
A gastric band is an inflatable silicone ring which can be used to control the amount of food passing from the stomach into the digestive tract.
The operation is done as a laparoscopic (‘keyhole’ surgery) procedure while you sleep under a general anaesthetic.
07591 026 702
The Lindo Wing,
St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street,
Please note, most insurance policies in the UK do not cover weight-loss surgery. However, we will do our utmost to provide the best package for you should you choose to have your surgery with us.