Weight Loss Surgery: How Much Will It Cost?

At Perth Weight Loss & Surgery, we want you to prioritise your health. Investing in yourself is the most valuable thing that you can do. You can have a nice house or a nice car, but what will this all mean if you don’t feel your best? Before beginning your weight loss surgery, it is […]

Nov 04th,2020
Which Weight Loss Surgery is Right for You?

There is an endless amount of information surrounding weight loss, dieting, and well-being constantly flying around us on the internet. Every time we check Instagram, there is a new influencer spouting the benefits of a different laxative tea. In such a world, it is important that you come to the right place for your information, […]

Oct 14th,2020
How can Weight Loss Surgery be Life-Saving for Overweight People?

Weight loss surgery has been considered to be the most effective option for patients suffering from obesity and obesity-related diseases – such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure and more. Bariatric surgery is an option for those who have a BMI over 40 or more than 35 with comorbidities, such as diabetes, high cholesterol […]

What is Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

In this article we discuss gastric sleeve surgery. We’ll explain what it is, who it’s suitable for, walk through the process from preparation to recovery and look at the results patients can achieve. Gastric sleeve surgery or laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is an irreversible procedure which involves the removal of part of your stomach and stapling the […]

Feb 28th,2020
How to Prepare for Weight Loss Surgery

In this article we discuss how to prepare for weight loss surgery. These pointers will help you navigate the process and achieve the best possible results. The guidelines apply to all types of weight loss procedures, including gastric band surgery, gastric bypass surgery and gastric sleeve surgery. Your surgeon will advise further on steps specific […]

Jan 31st,2020
Weight Loss Surgery – How much will it cost?

Weight loss surgery is a significant investment in your health and quality of life, so it’s vital to understand the costs involved. The first factor to consider is whether or not you have private health insurance with obesity surgery cover. With private cover, depending on the type of surgery you require, you can expect out-of-pocket […]

Dec 16th,2019
How Does Gastric Sleeve Surgery Work?

Our bodies are amazing and adaptable machines. Over millennia the human body has evolved in response to the things it encounters – for better or worse. It’s why our hair stands on end in the cold, why we shiver and sweat, and why we store fat. Gastric sleeve surgery offers an effective, though irreversible, solution […]

Nov 27th,2019
Obesity: Is it in our genes?

Obesity-related health issues are on the rise. Data released by the Australian Government last year showed 60% of men and 66% of women had a waist circumference putting them at high risk of health issues. Type 2 diabetes, cognitive impairment, stroke and heart disease are no longer relegated to being health concerns for seniors. In […]

Oct 23rd,2019
Your Guide to the Different Types of Weight Loss Surgery: Perth Weight Loss and Surgery

Confused about the weight loss surgery choices that may be available to you? Mr Siva Gounder is an experienced Perth bariatric surgeon with experience in a number of effective weight loss procedures. Our guide to the different types of weight loss surgery will help to demystify your options. To find out if you qualify for […]

Sep 19th,2019
Obesity and Male Reproduction

Reproductive health is an important, but often awkward, topic to discuss. Sexual dysfunction could be affecting nearly half of male obesity sufferers. Yet due to a lack of clinical awareness and because men might be embarrassed to talk about reproductive health these issues often are ignored and allowed to get worse. The truth is, male […]

Sep 10th,2019