What do you offer? 10 reasons why you should select us!

In our opinion there are 10 key factors, to be considered, if deciding on bariatric surgery in a different country.

Overvekts Operasjoner Riga offer:

An appointment system catered to your needs

Approximately a week or two from our surgeon reviewing any relevant medical documentation and a health questionnaire which you will have previously completed, and assessing your suitability for surgery, we aim to offer you an acceptance for surgery. The arrangements for appointments will always be discussed with you.

An independent surgical unit

We offer only private rooms, which you may like to share with a friend or family member who has accompanied you on your journey. The rooms are pleasant, clean, comfortable and resemble hotel accommodation, having wifi, a temperature control unit and a level screen TV to help you relax.

Skilled medical personnel

With twenty five years general surgery experience and in excess of ten years proficiency in bariatric surgery, our leading surgeon is highly skilled. Our medical team are extremely experienced.

High caliber surgical equipment

We have equipped our four brand new treatment rooms with the highest quality apparatus and with proven merit, supplied by: Storz, Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon and Covidien.

5 year post surgery plan/schedule

You may contact our patient coordinator if you have any questions, a telephone number and email address will be given to you upon discharge from the clinic. This service is available to those patients who have had Gastric Sleeve or Gastric Bypass surgery for five years post surgery. The service is available for one year post surgery for those patients who have undergone a Gastric Balloon procedure.

Half price surgery

For the same private surgery available in Norway we can reduce the price by half, whilst presenting an excellent standard of care comparable to some of the best independent hospitals in Norway.

Multi lingual medical team

All medical personnel are fluent in English and many other languages.

24/7 personal assistance

Twenty four hour care and assistance will be available for the duration of your stay.

Accessible flights to Riga from Norway

Easily accessible flights are available from Norway to Riga (RIX), operated by Norwegian Air, Air Baltic, Wizz Air , Ryanair and SAS.

Liability insurance for surgeons

Liability insurance is provided by the clinic. Each bariatric surgeon who operates at the clinic has liability insurance for up to 30 000 Euro.