age over 65 years
gastroesophageal ulcer, varicose veins
preliminary surgeries of the stomach and esophagus
prior pulmonary embolism or lung diseases requiring oxygen treatment
Having considered this, we will decide together which surgery is the most suitable for you.
Where to find us for consultation?
STEPS Budapest Center, 1095 Budapest, Soroksári út 44.
Westend Medical Practice, 6 Bendall Mews, London, NW16SN
The face-to-face consultation is the surgical examination before the planned operation, during which we review the patient's medical history, associated diseases and discuss the surgical options. Duration: 30-40 minutes. Before the telephone and subsequent personal consultation, prospective patients must be made aware of the following:
Weight loss surgery can be performed if:
body mass index (BMI)>40, or BMI>35 and an associated disease is present
the patient is willing to change their lifestyle
the patient is between 18 and 65 years old
Reasons for exclusion:
psychiatric diseases, psychosis
alcohol, medication or drug addiction in the last 12 months
diseases with limited life expectancy
complex internal medicine and metabolic diseases, which result in a significant surgical risk
Weight loss surgery requires careful consideration in the following cases:
We provide information about the dates of the personal consultation by email.
We can welcome interested patients at two locations, who can, of course, also come with a partner. One location is in the STEPS Budapest Rehabilitation Center in the 9th district of Budapest, the other location is in London, a 2-minutes walk from the Marylebone tube station.