Considering Weight loss Surgery?
You may be eligible for Jersey State funded weight loss surgery with our surgeons.
Streamline Surgical provides bariatric (weight loss) procedures for the NHS in Queen Alexandra Hospital Portsmouth with Shaw Somers, Nick Carter and Ben Knight. We are delighted to be able to offer this to Jersey residents.
If you would like to be considered for Jersey State funded bariatric surgery, please contact your GP and ask to be referred to your local bariatric clinic who will assess your case and if required refer your case to the Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth.
Please note you may be asked to complete a weight management course in the first instance.
The NICE Guidelines (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence), used by the NHS states that people wishing to seek treatment for obesity under the NHS must fit one of the following criteria:
- A BMI +35 with other weight related illness such as sleep apnoea, heart conditions or Type 2 Diabetes; or
- A BMI + 40 if they do not have additional health related illnesses.