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Mr. Sanjay Agrawal


MBBS, MS, FRCSEd, FRCSGlasg, FRCS (Gen. Surg), FASMBS

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Proficiently Carrying out Gastric Sleeve Surgeries in Ilford, Essex, and covering the whole of the South East.

Sleeve gastrectomy, or gastric sleeve surgery, is a type of weight-loss surgery where the size of your stomach is reduced. This is done by removing the lateral two-thirds of the stomach, approximately 75 to 85%, with a stapling device, shaping the remaining stomach into a tube or sleeve so that you can only eat small meals. At London Obesity Clinic, in Ilford, Essex, covering the whole of the South East, we expertly perform gastric sleeve surgeries, as well as gastric band and gastric bypass surgeries.

Contributing to Your Weight Loss

The gastric sleeve procedure takes between one and two hours. The surgeon will usually be able to work laparoscopically, which means that you will only need small, keyhole incisions. You will, however, need to have a general anaesthetic. The average person will lose around 50% to 60% of their extra weight with gastric sleeve surgery. However, the surgery won’t do all of the hard work for you. Although having gastric sleeve surgery should make sticking to your diet a little easier, you will still need to follow your diet plan very carefully. For further details about gastric sleeve surgery, go to our main website.

Guide Prices for the Surgery

The cost of the gastric sleeve surgery differs depending on the hospital at which it takes place. Please note that the prices given below are for guidance only, and that quotes may vary depending on your requirements. This will be discussed following your consultation.

 

  • Spire London East (formerly Roding) Hospital, Redbridge, Essex IG4 5PZ  £8,582 (£8,860 on the hospital web site )* [this excludes COVID-19 swab fee of £72.00]
  • Rivers Hospital, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, CM21 0HH £8,195*  [this includes COVID-19 swab fee]
  • Nuffield Health-Brentwood Hospital, Brentwood, Essex CM15 8EH £9,340 for BMI <50 & £11,450 for BMI >50*
  • BMI The London Independent Hospital, Stepney Green, London, E1 4NL £9,950 for BMI <50 & £10,950 for BMI >50*

*   Please note that these are guide prices based on you being fit for the procedure - quotes may vary according to individual requirements and discuss this with the team following your consultation   

×   To our knowledge, these package prices were correct as on 5th April, 2021. However, please check for up-to-date prices with the relevant hospital you are interested in for your surgery 
 
Note:   The hospitals where Mr Agrawal works have 0% finance options to allow you to spread the operation costs completely interest-free over extended periods 

 

 

Isobel Grayson - Gastric Sleeve

"I found Mr. Agrawal to be so charming and totally professional that I had no hesitation whatsoever in going to him for my operation."

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Louise King - Gastric Sleeve

"My experience of Mr. Agrawal was very positive, he was very positive about doing the surgery, he was very relaxed and I was very confident in him. I would definitely recommend Mr. Agrawal."

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Plaxy Budzinska - Gastric Sleeve

"Mr. Agrawal, that’s a lot of fun, absolute brilliant guy. Met him the first time, and he looks at me and says 

'How can I help you'.”

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Jane Round - Gastric Sleeve

“I was a bit scared going to see him, I’d brought my husband with me, in case I forgot what he said. Having someone beside me was very useful. He explained the procedures and types of procedure, and which one I could go for. He was very down to earth and straight forward, I found it very pleasant.”

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Case Studies

Contact our consultant surgeon now, in Ilford, Essex, to find out more about gastric sleeve surgery, also known as a sleeve gastrectomy.