Frequently Asked Questions

How do I start my journey?

To start your journey you will begin with an initial assessment, with us kindly contact our contact center on +356 2329 1000 to set this up.

Why do I need an initial assessment and how much does it cost?

An initial assessment is required for our team to discuss your medical history, lifestyle, current weight, and expected outcomes, to then decide which procedure is the right one for you.

The cost for the initial assessment is €75.

How can I move, change or cancel an appointment I have at the Saint James Weight Management Institute?

An appointment can be booked or changed through any of the following channels:

What services do you offer?

At the Saint James Weight Management Institute we offer a vast variety of weight loss solutions, including:

  • Gastric Sleeve
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Mini Gastric Bypass
  • B-Clamp
  • POSE (EndoSleeve)
  • Gastric Balloon
  • Allurion Gastric Balloon
  • Gastric Botox

Am I eligible for a procedure?

We base eligibility on your body mass index (BMI) and medical history. After a discussion with one of our team specialists, you will be given advice on the procedure suitable for you.

Who are the surgeons?

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What are your prices?

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How do I pay and what are my payment options?

We accept various payment options, namely: cash, cards or cheques, and bank transfers (for in-patient bookings only).

We also offer payment in installments options where a portion of the price can be paid on the day of surgery and the rest in monthly installments over a span of 11 months (without any interest).

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Can I have visitors while in hospital?

Yes, our inpatient visiting hours are from 07:00 to 22:30.

Can I contact someone for more information?

Yes, you can send us a message with your queries or book an appointment with our specialists.

Do you offer 24/7 medical assistance?

Yes, patients who require emergency assistance can visit our IMCU in Sliema or Zejtun.