Weight loss surgery at Spire Leicester

Our patients tell us weight loss surgery has enabled them to do things they never thought possible

If carrying excess weight affects your life, taking the right steps to lose weight is important.

Research has shown that weight loss surgery can be more effective than weight loss drugs or diets for suitable patients. Our weight loss surgery specialists, surgeons, dietitians and nurses are here to help you make the decision that’s right for you.

Our patients tell us weight loss surgery has enabled them to do things they never thought possible. They have renewed zest for life with the energy and enthusiasm to play with their kids, take part in sports or go on a long-haul holiday.

Spire Leicester Hospital offers safe and effective weight loss surgery (also known as obesity surgery or bariatric surgery) in the form of:

Spire Leicester Hospital offers a weight loss surgery service tailored your needs offering you the best possible chance of success.

Ongoing advice and support
Your weight loss surgery will be undertaken by an experienced general surgeon in our safe and clean private hospital. Surgery is only part of the solution. We also have a dedicated weight loss surgery support team including specialist nurses and dietitians.

Our package of care includes ongoing dietary advice and support, follow-ups with your surgeon and psychological support. This support is provided throughout your first year to help you make the lifestyle changes necessary to gain the most benefit from your surgery. 

Inclusive packages are available for all our weight loss surgery:

Our Gastric Balloon price includes removal up to six months after insertion.

The price for a Gastric Band includes up to four band adjustments within a two year period post-operatively. Consultant and dietetic consultations for the first twelve months folllowing surgery.

For a Gastric Bypass the price includes consultants and dietetic consultations for the first twelve months following surgery.

For information about the prices for Obalon Gastric balloon treatment, click here.

For more information on our options for weight loss surgery please call us on 0116 265 3021 or complete the contact form at the top of the page.

Weight lost support group
Every last Saturday of the month we hold a support group for anyone considering or undergoing weight loss treatment. For more information call 0116 265 3021.

Weight loss patient stories
Click here to read the stories of some of Spire's weight loss surgery patients

Read Richard Sherwin's story having cosmetic surgery after weight loss undertaken at Spire Leicester Hospital by cosmetic surgeon Mr Graham Offer.

Weight loss coaching with U Fit Studio 
Don't like the gym? here's where to begin.....
A pre and post bariatric surgery excercise programme is tailored for you in conjunction with the multi award winning U Fit Studio team, developing an individualised exercise and physical activity plan.

Click here for more information about U Fit Studio or call 0116 276 3411

Obalon Gastric Balloon

If you struggle with your weight and would like to lose up to 8kg then Obalon may be for you…

At Spire Leicester Hospital there is another option for people who want to lose weight but don’t want or qualify for more drastic measures like surgery. Obalon is a brand new weight loss treatment in the UK. This innovative treatment, which is available to those with a BMI of 27 or greater, is discreet and non-invasive and can be administered quickly and painlessly in as little as 30 minutes.

Click here to find out more.

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Our weight loss surgeons

Watch our weight loss video and find out how Hayley lost 10 stone

Watch our video to see how Hayley lost 10 stone with weight loss surgery at Spire Leicester

Listen to our weight loss surgeons talking about weight loss surgery and get the full story on what a difference losing weight made to Hayley's life.

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