Providing professional surgical weight loss services in Sydney since 2002

Welcome to our practice, Sydney Gastric Banding, located at the Sydney Adventist Hospital in Wahroonga. With over 20 years of experience in weight loss management, we offer a full range of bariatric surgery. For those who have had gastric banding we provide high expertise in converting the band to gastric sleeve or gastric bypass. In our practice, Dr Oliver Florica and Dr Rebecca Keeley provide detailed information and expertise in weight loss surgery as well as body reshaping and cosmetic surgery following your weight loss. 

Here, at Sydney Gastric Banding we administer a holistic approach to our patients in need of bariatric surgery. We not only offer surgery, we offer comprehensive information, extensive counselling and dietary and psychological support for long term follow up in our practice. These services will guide you towards the most appropriate surgical procedure as well as giving you all the necessary counselling in order to achieve your weight loss goals.


“How I lost 70kg – and got my life back’ Shantell Bennett on having surgery, getting healthy and finding happiness” … “I was referred to an amazing surgeon, Oliver Florica, and I walked out of that appointment feeling like maybe there was hope for me after all. I decided to go ahead with a relatively new procedure called banded plication, which reduces the volume of the stomach with stitches, reducing the need for frequent adjustments and lowering the risk factor, while maintaining an intact digestive tract and avoiding nutritional deficiency associated with other forms of surgery.

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