Is the SADI procedure an option for you? The single-anastomosis duodenal switch (SADI) procedure has emerged as a viable surgical option for patients who have experienced a failed or poor outcome after sleeve gastrectomy. Sleeve gastrectomy has become the operation of choice for many patients and surgeons but it has some limitations and some patients […]
The disease of obesity is an ever-increasing problem for the health of our population. The number of people struggling with obesity is set to rise exponentially in the coming years. Many people don’t realise that obesity is a health issue and treating it focuses on simply improving health and achieving a healthier weight for you. […]
Mr. William B. Robb, FRCSI Bariatric and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Blackrock Clinic, Dublin, Ireland Obesity has at last been recognised as a chronic illness and disease which results from the accumulation of excessive body fat which in turn can damage health. No more should the stigma of laziness and the “it’s your fault” culture be […]
We’re delighted to announce the launch of a new weight loss surgery in Ireland. Blackrock WeightCare will be initially located at the prestigious Blackrock Clinic in Dublin and the Hermitage Clinic. Blackrock WeightCare was created with the intention of bringing weight loss surgery and weight gain alternatives to the people of Ireland, in Ireland.