Dr. Kirk Moore Answers ORBERA's FAQs
Dr. Kirk Moore: Orbera. It is a small balloon that goes into your stomach. It fills your stomach, gives you a sense of satiety, that you're full. It's a two part program. The balloon, and then the nutritional coaching. The balloon lasts for six months, and then the coaching lasts for a full year, so that even beyond the balloon removal, you still maintain nutritional coaching. Which helps you. You have three times the weight loss that you get with nutrition and diet alone. It's very safe. It's FDA approved. It's 30 minute, in office procedure, with some mile sedation. You go home the same day. And very well tolerated. And excellent option for women looking for, women and men looking for weight loss in excess of 25, 30 pounds.