MIDBAND™ – THE LATEST GENERATION OF GASTRIC BANDING FOR WEIGHT LOSS Friday 6 June 2008 PDF Print MIDBAND™ – THE LATEST GENERATION OF GASTRIC BANDING FOR WEIGHT LOSS When considering a gastric band operation to support weight loss, it makes a huge difference to have the latest generation of gastric bands. Anyone considering weight loss surgery has already tried a multitude of diets and will know that the problems associated with obesity such as diabetes, high blood pressure, problems with sleeping and so on, affect your quality of life as can shorten your life span. Dot Medical Ltd. has an international reputation, for introducing life saving, medical products into the UK and they are delighted to launch The Midband™ gastric band for the management of weight loss. The Midband™ offers a simple , safe weight loss solution, that is safe and quick to implant . With over 10,000 MidBand™ implants across Europe, The Midband™, is the latest generation in gastric banding. The MidBand™ has an established record for safety and very low complication rates ( worth knowing when deciding the best approach for you). Unlike other bands - one band fits all - and so the MidBand™ is suitable for obese, morbidly obese and super obese people wishing to lose weight and it is gentle to the stomach when in place. The MidBand™ is incredibly soft and it gently but firmly hugs the stomach to create a small pouch so reducing food intake. The procedure can be performed as a day case, is quick, easy to implant and can facilitate up to 80% excess weight loss over 24 months*. Managing Director of Dot Medical, Dr. Ian Rankin commented: “The Midband™ is a qualitatively different and new approach for safe weight loss support. It can help to turn dreams of weight loss into reality; it can help you to take control of your life rather than life controlling you.” For information contact: Denise Rankin www.dot-medical.com Tel 01625 668811 Email: email@example.com *Anagnostides A; Dandakis D; Tyrmpas L; Tsantzalos D; Kordonis A; Stavropoulis G; Kotspoulis P ( 2007) Two year Follow-up of 266 patients with morbid obesity and adjustable gastric band ( AGB). IFSO Congress This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Dot Medical in the following categories: Men's Interest, Health, Leisure & Hobbies, Women's Interest & Beauty, Medical & Pharmaceutical, Media & Marketing, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.