Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery
Welcome to Upper GI Surgery, we hope this website is a useful resource for your Upper Gastrointestinal (Upper GI) or bariatric surgical needs. We have been established over 11 years in Sydney with our main practice located in Kogarah, with additional clinics in Wollongong and Orange NSW. We are a friendly and dedicated team comprised of specialist surgeons, physicians, nurses, dieticians, psychologists and administration support staff, ensuring that you are in the best hands for the duration of your treatment and aftercare. We cover a wide range of gastrointestinal surgery and procedures, from diagnosis through to treatment and expert aftercare. We are an accredited Centre of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery with our leading surgeon Associate Professor Michael Talbot holding the Surgeon of Excellence accreditation. Our bariatric procedures include gastric banding, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy; we are experts in weight loss surgery and the necessary aftercare, so you can feel confident when choosing us. As well as being a pioneer in bariatric surgery, we are also leaders in Upper GI oncology diagnosis and surgery such as oesophageal cancer, pancreatic cancer, gastric cancer and more. We also specialise in other areas of Upper GI such as reflux, hernias and gallstones, providing innovative and effective treatment for our patients. For more information on any of the services that we provide, or to book an appointment to discuss your individual needs, please feel free to give us a call on 02 9553 1120 or fill out our easy online contact form and one of our team will be in touch with you soon.
BMI is a useful tool for calculating whether you are a healthy weight for your height. If you enter your height and weight below our calculator will provide you with your own BMI. BMI is an effective measurement tool, however it is only one of the factors we look at when examining the relationship between someone’s weight and health. If you are concerned about your BMI please get in touch with one of our helpful team today who will be happy to discuss this with you.