Patient stories

Weight loss surgery from BMI Healthcare has helped many people gain control of their life again. Listed below are just a few of the people who have chosen to undergo obesity surgery with BMI Healthcare.

How weight loss surgery has helped others:

Dr Sachin Khurjekar, a GP at the Honeypot Medical Centre in Harrow, speaks about his bariatric surgery and treatment at BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital in Harrow, Greater London.

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Read Lorraine's story - Ceroc dancing fan Lorraine Dodd from Northampton, says her confidence has been boosted after losing seven stone, following a gastric band operation at Three Shires Hospital in the summer of 2008.

Read Lisa's story - Mum-of-two, Lisa Brabrook from Wigan is thanking surgeons at BMI The Beardwood Hospital in Blackburn after shedding 13 stone.

Read Julie's story - After giving birth to a baby boy in 2001, Julie struggled to keep up with her active child.

Read Kelly's story - A nurse by profession, Kelly Garfoot knew the risks of being overweight.

Read Liz's story - As the years crept by, Liz steadily put on weight.

Read Monica's story - At 33 and having been married for eight years, Monica Martinsen was desperate to have a baby.

Read Nichola's story - Diagnosed with type 2 diabetes when she was just 21.

Read Tracy's story - Tracy steadily began to gain weight after an injury on her back.

Read Suzie's story - Bridal retail owner Suzie Partridge from Bath is today enjoying life nine stone lighter after undergoing a gastric band operation at the BMI Bath Clinic.

Read Susannah's story - Now, after shedding an amazing 10 stone, after having a gastric band fitted at BMI Park Hospital in Arnold, Susannah is determined that women choosing the surgery option are not seen as "taking the easy way out".

What to do next

Speak to us today about how to get referred for this treatment. Meet with a consultant of your choice, with appointments usually available within 48 hours.

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