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What to do about the failed lap band?

Posted on 08 Dec, 2012
What to do about the failed lap band?
Lap bands carry a high failure rate. In recent years, about 20 000 lap bands were placed in Australia... per year! So what are your options for a failed lap

Another lap band hits the bin.

Posted on 07 Jun, 2012
A large part of Central Coast Surgery practice is now removal of failed lap bands and then sleeve gastrectomy three months later. Dr Wong explains what to do

Lap band not working

Posted on 12 Feb, 2012
Dr Ken Wong and the team at Central Coast Surgery specialise in lap band removal. We then generally discuss what further options exist on your weight loss

Dr Assem Swaid and his daughter

Posted on 08 Jan, 2012
Dr Assem Swaid and his daughter
Weight loss surgery is a team effort and we are pleased to have so many young up and coming surgeons such as Dr Assem Swaid performing weight loss surgery

Bowels hanging out – Rectal prolapse – Dr Ken Wong

Posted on 14 Dec, 2011
Bowels hanging out – Rectal prolapse – Dr Ken Wong
Rectal prolapse is often associated with a lot of constipation and straining; it requires keyhole surgery to hitch the bowel back up. Dr Wong explains - read