Intragastric Balloon Placement: Nonsurgical Weight Loss Option


In this video, Dr. Meer Ali discusses intragastric balloon placement, a minimally invasive outpatient procedure for qualifying patients, as an alternative to surgical weight loss options. University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center was the first in Northeast Ohio to perform this procedure.

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Meer Ali, MD
Bariatric Endoscopist
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine


The video was recorded and produced by University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio, November 2016.