The gastric balloon procedure at Gastroenterology Associates of Baton Rouge is a managed weight loss system developed for people who want to experience significant weight loss and are ready for a new lifestyle. The gastric balloon is a non-surgical and short-term weight loss device, and it has been safely used across the globe for over twenty years.
The balloon is gently inserted through the mouth (endoscopically) and into the stomach by one of our experienced Gastroenterologist. The balloon stays inside the stomach for six months, which helps with portion control. During this time, patients receive professional consulting on implementing diet and exercise habits that will help carry out a healhty long-term lifestyle change.
Benefits of the gastric balloon procedure are:
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