Patients love the gastric balloon as it offers an alternative to traditional bariatric surgery.
Gastric Balloon in New York City
The revolutionary non-surgical Orbera™ weight loss gastric balloon is here!
Looking to lose up to three times the weight loss of diet and exercise alone?* Learn more about the gastric balloon, how the Orbera™ balloon works, the gastric balloon diet, the cost of the gastric balloon, and more. See if The Orbera™ Gastric Balloon System is the weight loss aid for you!
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Is the Gastric Balloon Right for You?
The Orbera™ gastric balloon may be right for you if you:
- Seek an alternative to other types of bariatric surgery
- Want something lightweight and durable
- Value comfort during your weight loss journey
You will feel fuller faster!* Your food will digest slower!* You will get to work with a nutritionist for one full year!*
*Individual results may vary from person to person.
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Gastric Balloon Price & Financing Options
The Orbera™ gastric balloon is not covered by insurance. However, it is cost effective! 12 Months of the Gastric Weight Loss Balloon System is about the same price as two years of a commercial diet program and a weekly personal trainer. On average, patients lost 3 times the weight with the gastric balloon than diet and exercise alone! For financing options, Dr. Rosen works with Prosper Healthcare and you can find out if you quality for a loan.
The cost of the Orbera™ Gastric Balloon is $8,999. This is not covered by insurance.
The Weight Loss Balloon Diet
The Gastric Balloon System diet is unique because you’ll be guided through your weight loss journey with Dr. Rosen and his team of nutritionists. For one year, you’ll work one-on-one with a trained nutritionist to help you eat foods that will help you maximize your weight loss. This diet is not full of gimmicks, in fact it’s about balance. We want you to eat foods that are packed with nutritious vitamins, proteins and carbohydrates.
Our team of nutritionists will be by your side all year. If you have a sweet tooth or a love of spicy, we will help figure out the foods that are perfect to help you lose the weight without missing out on the taste of the delicious foods you love.
Gastric Balloon Frequently Asked Questions
How big is the Orbera ballon?
The balloon typically takes up 1/3 of a patients stomach, helping you feel fuller faster! Eat less, drop pounds! Plus, he size of the balloon is customizable to fit your weight loss goals.
What is the gastric balloon filled with?
The intragastric balloon is filled with sterile saline.
How much weight will I lose?
Studies have proven the weight loss balloon system is 3 times more effective than dieting and exercising alone! On average following the unique Orbera intragastric balloon system patients lost an average of 22 pounds in 6 months. *Results are not guaranteed and may vary. Orbera™ Trademark owned by Apollo Endosurgery
Can I drink alcohol with the weight loss balloon?
Yes, you can drink alcohol, but alcohol has a lot of calories so moderation is always key.
What if the gastric balloon pops inside stomach?
The salien inside the balloon is tinted blue so your pee would turn green. Saline is simply salt water, so it’s safe for your body if the balloon popped. That said, should you notice a change in the color of your urine contact your doctor right away.
Is it safe to get the gastric weight loss balloon if I am pregnant?
If you are having fertility issues losing weight is a key component to helping women conceive faster. However, the balloon is not safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Is the gastric balloon safe?
The gastric balloon is a safe and non-surgical. Though complications are rare, you will be working with your doctor directly and a team to guide you through your six months of the balloon. Should you think something is wrong with your balloon, please contact your physician immediately.
Is the gastric balloon permanent?
No. The intragastric weight loss balloon will only be in your body for six months. It is not safe to keep it in longer. The coaching and weight loss program lasts for an entire year though so once the balloon is removed you will be working with experts to help keep the pounds off. The balloon is not a permanent procedure and the weight loss is not permanent. They key is to change your lifestyle and Orbera is a comprehensive system to kick-start your weight loss with a team of experts by your side.
- The opinions expressed either in video, word, or verbal are subjective and the opinions of the individual.
- These are not to be interpreted as typical results as they may vary from person to person.
- In no way shall Dr. Rosen or Weight Zen be responsible for damages by following a written patient testimonial.
- Bariatric Surgery is a safe and effective form of treating obesity. To read the most recent case studies please visit this link.