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Phone03 375 4949
Fax03 375 4948
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146 Leinster Rd
Merivale
Christchurch 8014

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About Christchurch Weight Loss Surgery


Christchurch Weight Loss Surgery

Christchurch Weight Loss Surgery provides assessment, diagnosis, advice, surgical treatment, diet management and follow-up care for patients requiring weight-loss surgery.

Types of surgeries offered:
● Laparoscopic adjustable gastric band
● Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
● Laparoscopic gastric bypass

Definitions of Services


Endoscopy


An Endoscopist performs an Endoscopy. This involves examining the inside of the body with an endoscope, a lighted, flexible instrument that has a small camera on the tip. There are many types ofmore

General surgery


General surgery takes its name from general medicine, and is a surgical specialty focusing on the torso and abdominal organs and is undertaken by a General Surgeon. This may include the intestinesmore

Laparoscopic obesity surgery


Obesity describes body weight and body fat that is much greater than what is healthy or desirable. Weight-loss surgery may be done for those who have not been able to lose weight with diet andmore

Laparoscopic surgery


Laparoscopic surgery, also known as ‘keyhole surgery’, is carried out with the aid of a camera inserted into the abdomen or pelvis. A small incision is made in the abdominal wall through which amore

Bariatrics/obesity surgery


Bariatrics is a medical specialty that offers treatment for those who are overweight. This may include a programme of diet and nutrition, exercise, behaviour modification, lifestyle changes andmore

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