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Bariatric (weight loss) Surgery

Weight loss surgery at Derby Private Health 

There is a range weight loss surgery available at Derby Private Health to suit everyone and help patients achieve the best possible outcomes from their procedure.

The weight loss procedures currently on offer are:

  • Gastric balloon
  • Gastric Band
  • Gastric Sleeve
  • Gastric Bypass

Would you like to find out more about our weight loss procedures? Book your place on one of our Open Evenings, hosted by Mr Sherif Awad

Mr Awad open evening weight loss surgery bariatric


Our expert fellowship-trained surgeons utilise the latest keyhole techniques and after surgery programmes to ensure you get the best possible outcomes from weight-loss surgery.

The specialist team also includes expert bariatric anaesthetists, dietitians, psychologist and nurse specialist with over a decade of experience in caring for bariatric patients. This ensures a holistic approach to perioperative assessment and care.

Our all-inclusive packages include:

  • Expert preoperative assessment and advice to ensure you are well informed to choose the right procedure to meet your needs
  • Regular postoperative assessments for two years following surgery by your surgeon and dietician, ensuring you get the best outcomes following surgery
  • Immediate access (if needed) to a full complement of emergency services, high dependency and intensive care, if required.

Weight loss surgery at Derby Private Health


Derby’s weight loss expertise – The East Midlands Bariatric and Metabolic Institute (EMBMI)

The bariatric unit at the Royal Derby Hospital is well-established, with more than a decade’s worth of experience in providing bariatric services (both elective and emergency) for patients Derbyshire and surrounding areas, including Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

Derby’s bariatric unit previously performed the highest amount of laparoscopic (keyhole surgery) gastric band procedures than anywhere in the NHS

Previously, the Derby Bariatric Unit performed the highest number of laparoscopic gastric band insertions in the NHS (over 1500 gastric bands have been performed to date with around 750 patients presently being followed up in our specialist band clinics). A successful gastric bypass and sleeve program was established 7-years ago with excellent clinical outcomes.

 The East-Midlands Bariatric & Metabolic Institute in Derby


Find out more about the Bariatric Unit at the Royal Derby Hospital here.


To find out more or arrange a consultation, email us at dhft.privatepatients@nhs.net or call us now on 01332 785200