Dr. Luc Lemmens

Contact information

E. luc@dr-lemmens.be   
M. 0032 475 77 35 28
M: 00 32 478 39 36 93 secretariaat

Operations

Sleeve Gastrectomy

The sleeve gastrectomy is one of the surgical techniques for treating morbid obesity.
This operation is a restrictive procedure where the restrictive food intake plays the most important role in the process of weight loss.Bewerk de vertaling in Français

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The Gastric Bypass

The gastric bypass or stomach bypass is one of the surgical techniques for treating morbid obesity.
Alongside purely restrictive techniques, such as gastric banding, and largely mal-absorptive techniques, such as Biliopancreatic Derivation by Scopinaro, this is a combined technique.

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The Omega Gastric Bypass

The Omega Gastric Bypass (OGB) or Mini Gastric Bypass or One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass is another surgical technique for treating morbid obesity with the co-morbidities.
This procedure is already described in 2001 by Dr. Rutledge but became only more and more performed since 2010. In 2017 it is after the sleeve and the standard gastric bypass the 3rd bariatric procedure in the world.

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BPD

BILIOPANCREATIC DIVERSION is one of the surgical procedures for the treatment of morbid obesity. This technique has been performed in our service for over 20 years in over  1 800 patients. Since 2002 this procedure is mainly performed via laparoscopy (via 6 or 7 small keyholes). Most patients leave hospital after only 5 or 6 days.

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Gastric Binding

You are interested in gastric banding: an operation that will help you shed some of your excess weight. This form of surgery falls under the group of restrictive operations or operations designed to drastically reduce your daily intake of food. At the present time, there is a variety of gastric bands on the market. At the moment we tend to use the SAGB [Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band] made by Ethicon.

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