At Spire Washington Hospital, we offer a range of weight loss treatments to help put you back in control of your body, your health and your life.
We offer various weight loss treatments in Newcastle and Sunderland. These include operations to reduce the size of your stomach, such as gastric bypass surgery, or using gastric balloons that inflate in your stomach to make you feel full after a small meal.
Losing weight can help us become more confident about the way we look. But weight loss is more than just how we look, and also about how we feel. Maintaining a healthy weight can help improve our general health.
We offer various weight loss treatments to help you achieve a healthy weight and will support you in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Our experienced bariatric surgeons offer a host of weight reducing procedures including:
Our dedicated before and aftercare team will look after you throughout your weight loss journey, from making that first decision, to providing ongoing weight loss support and advice long after surgery. Our weight loss surgery teams are headed up by consultant bariatric surgeons, all registered with the General Medical Council, and includes a specialist bariatric nurse, dietitians, psychologists and physiotherapists.
Weight loss is a journey and we’ll be by your side every step of the way.
At Spire Washington Hospital we understand that having bariatric surgery is a long-term commitment and a life changing decision and we are here to support you from your first appointment to long after your surgery: Find out more
Weight loss surgery (also called bariatric or obesity surgery) is a long-term commitment and a lifelong change. For this reason, it’s vital you choose carefully where to have surgery, so you can be sure you’ll have the ongoing support you’ll need. At Spire Washington Hospital, we’re with you all the way.
Our weight loss patients benefit from our experienced team at the hospital which include: experienced surgeons specialising in bariatric surgery and procedures, trained nurses, physiotherapists and dietitians along with on-going, individually tailored support and advice programmes.
We will provide you with advice and support throughout your weight loss journey, from your first appointment until long after your surgery. Our dietitian, who is experienced in advising patients on making lifestyle changes, will help to guide you through your first year following surgery. At the end of the year you will have learned how to work with your choice of surgery to achieve optimum results.
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