Web Analytics Made Easy - StatCounter

Weight Loss Surgery

Do you suffer from obesity or a weight-related condition? Dr. Ravi Rao and his team at Perth Surgical and Bariatrics can help you at one of several locations in Western Australia including Perth. We offer weight-loss procedures such as gastric sleeve, SIPS (SADI-S) bariatric surgery and Roux-en-Y (RNY) gastric bypass including removal of lap band. Contact us to find out what we can do for you.

Gastric Sleeve

The gastric sleeve, also known as the vertical sleeve gastrectomy is a restrictive weight loss surgery procedure. Learn More

Sips (SADI-S) Bariatric Surgery

SIPS is an effective weight loss procedure. Certainly, the weight loss results are encouraging.

Gastric Bypass

Designed to reduce the amount of food you are able to eat by cutting away a part of the stomach, gastric bypass is a permanent procedure that helps patients achieve and maintain weight loss goals.

  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • SIPS bariatric surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery

Download our Guides

Looking for more information about weight loss procedures? Download our guide!
Know more about your surgical options
Know about weightloss and obesity
Know about the procedures, risks and after care

Surgeon of excellence in metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

DR. RAVI RAO

(MBBS, FRACS, IFASMBS)


   Dr Ravi Patient Service Award 2018

Minimal Invasive Surgeon, Advanced laparoscopy and Bariatrics

Dr. Ravi Rao is a pioneering bariatric surgeon with remarkable record of success in weight-loss, general surgery and revisional procedures. Dr. Rao leads our team and personally ensures that every patient at Perth Surgical & Bariatrics receives world-class treatment, safety and care. Dr Rao in open competition with the American fellows availed a formal fellowship position in Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatrics through the Fellowship council of USA in Atlanta Medical Center, Georgia. Dr Rao was mentored by renowned Dr Titus Duncan, MD, FACS, in minimal invasive general and weight loss surgery. His bariatric scope of practice includes laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass and revision surgeries. Dr Rao also did a post graduate fellowship in Bariatrics at Gosford NSW.

PERTH BARIATRICS SUPPORT GROUP

Support groups are an excellent outlet for patients to talk about their issues with people who know what it’s like. Patients help keep each other motivated, celebrate small victories together, encourage one another and provide perspective on the everyday successes and challenges that come with life after weight-loss surgery.

READ MORE

Weight Loss Support Group

Videos

What Makes Perth Surgical & Bariatrics Different?

Perth Surgical & Bariatrics believes in ‘Service with a smile’. PSB continually strives to deliver patient best outcomes by tailoring unique solutions to meet every patient’s requirements. The video is a peek into what makes #perthsurgicalbariatrics stand out....

Dr Ravi Rao’s passion for Bariatric Surgery

Why should you want #DrRaviRao designate #Surgeon of excellence as your #BariatricSurgeon?Watch this video to find out his journey to becoming the #bestbariatricsurgeon he can. #weightloss #surgery #perthsurgicalbariatrics

Bariatric Surgery – Post Operative Recovery

Uneventful #bariatricsurgery is half the battle won. For a smooth post-operative recovery, to achieve long-term benefits and meet your weight-loss goals, here are a few tips by #DrRaviRao. #weightloss #surgery...

Foods that Lower Cholesterol

There is good evidence that following a heart-healthy diet can improve your blood cholesterol and heart health. A heart-healthy diet means more than just limiting junk foods and adding more nutritious ones, it also means eating plenty of fruits, whole grains,...

Obesity is a Risk Factor for Serious Illness with Coronavirus

When a new coronavirus was discovered to be causing pneumonia-like sickness in Wuhan, China, researchers and medical experts from all over the world began their quest to gather information about the virus, how it affects the body, and what the best ways are to save...

Rising Obesity Rates in Australia, What Can You Do to Prevent It?

If you are an adult in Australia, you are likely to be obese or overweight. Nearly 2 in 3 Australian adults and 1 in 4 Australian children are overweight or obese. It means over 12.5 million people could be suffering from obesity. What are the Causes of Obesity?...