The Intra Gastric Balloon is a soft, silicone balloon that is inserted into the stomach and filled with sterile saline. With the balloon, you will have a feeling of satiety or lack of hunger.With BIB, you can:
• Have a feeling of satiety
• Lose more weight than with other diet programs
• Be supported by a team of medical experts
• Learn principles for long-term success
• Have the benefits of a non-surgical, non-pharmaceutical approach.
The BIB program is a simple, yet innovative approach to help you lose the excess weight. With the guidance of your doctor, you will have the education, support and motivation needed to make real lifestyle changes.
Call our clinic for a consult with our doctor to find out how you can start on the pathway to a healthier and happier life today!
BIB placement is an outpatient procedure and generally takes about 20-30minutes, after which you will be monitored by your physician before going home.
Source: INAMED HEALTH