Brisbane Weight Loss Surgery
Helping you achieve a healthier lifestyle.
71% of men and 56% of women in Australia are obese or overweight. It’s a staggering statistic but demonstrates just how many people out there are struggling with an unhealthy lifestyle.
By the time you consider obesity surgery, you will likely have been battling a weight problem for much of your life and have tried many different diets, appetite suppressants, antidepressants and other weight loss medications. These techniques may have resulted in temporary or limited success but in many cases, any weight loss will be rapidly regained and sometimes exceeded.
Meet Dr Ian Martin – Surgeon at Brisbane Weight Loss Surgery
Dr Ian Martin
MB BS (QLD) FRACS
Dr Ian Martin and his team at Brisbane Weight Loss Surgery have been helping patients recapture their good health and enjoyment of life for over 20 years. We understand that surgery is a significant step and our patients need ongoing support to achieve their weight loss goals.
DR MARTIN’S EXPERTISE IS IN THE FOLLOWING FIELDS:
- Upper Gastrointestinal
Am I a candidate for weight loss surgery? See our checklist:
- Is your BMI over 35 (use our BMI calculator)?
- Are you aged between 18 and 65 years?
- Do you suffer from obesity-related illnesses?
- Have you tried to lose weight without success?
It’s important to understand that once your weight exceeds a certain range, you are more likely to suffer from a wide range of illnesses, including
- Diabetes (Type 2)
- Sleep apnoea
- Varicose veins
- Autoimmune conditions
- Most Cancers