Gastric Balloon

Book your initial bulk billed appointment with our bariatric nurse practitioner

Program cost

$8,950

Key Features

No surgery or scars
Physician driven - including physical examination, blood tests, cardiac, respiratory and sleep assessment
Scientifically backed weight loss medications with different modes of action​
All the benefits of Complete Care Program​
Suitable for patients with a BMI over 27​
  • Procedure to implant the gastric balloon (includes hospital, anaesthetist and surgeon/physician fees)

  • Procedure to remove the gastric balloon (includes hospital, anaesthetist and surgeon/physician fees)

  • Surgeons/physician follow up appointments

  •  Ability to engage via Telehealth for the majority of the program

  • Reduction in Type 2 Diabetes from 32.6 to 21.3% at 12 months follow up.

  • Reductions in gouty arthritis and triglyceride levels.

  • Reduction in cholesterol levels from 33.4% to 16.7%.

  • Reduction in hypertension from 29% at enrolment to 16% three years later.

  • Along with lifestyle changes many patients maintained reductions in diabetes, cholesterol, and osteoarthritis over the three years.

Belinda Donkin Evers

BARIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER

Belinda has been an endorsed Nurse Practitioner since 2008 and has a master’s in Emergency Nursing and critical care nursing.

Dr. Shamani Mendis

Bariatric Physician

Dr Shamani Mendis is a consultant endocrinologist leading the Medical Weight Management Program at Healthy Weight Australia.

Belinda Donkin Evers

BARIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER

Belinda has been an endorsed Nurse Practitioner since 2008 and has a master’s in Emergency Nursing and critical care nursing.

Timmy Chu

Bariatric Dietician

Timmy Chu has been an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) since 2008 after graduating from the University of Sydney with Honours.

Andrea Tyler

Exercise Physiologist

Andrea has 8 years of experience as an Accredited Exercise Physiologist and has a Masters in Clinical Exercise Physiology as well as a Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Education in Management.