The SAFEST and SMARTEST device option for LONG TERM weight loss that CONTROLS HUNGER without altering your anatomy.

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Change your relationship with food.

vBloc® Therapy works to control sensations of hunger using a pacemaker-like device your doctor is able to implant during a minimally invasive procedure. This device empowers you to eat less, make healthier choices and lose weight, without the lifestyle implications of traditional weight loss surgeries.

Experience vBloc

You’ve been searching for options. Finally, all the boxes are checked.

fake-checkboxA weight loss option that allows you to eat the same kinds of food as friends and family
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That hunger doesn't control me anymore.
it's safe

vBloc is the safest implanted device for weight loss. 3.7% device, implant/revision procedure or therapy related Serious Adverse Events included neuroregulator malfunction, pain at the neuroregulator site, vomiting, collapsed lung and gallbladder disease.

it's effective

average excess weight loss.2 experienced in one year when vBloc was used for 12 hours per day as prescribed. Patient results may vary from those experienced in clinical trials. 

it's important

of vBloc patients in a feasibility study were able to maintain, decrease or discontinue their diabetes medications.3

Comparison Guide

You’ve been researching options.
Now see how vBloc compares to traditional weight loss surgeries.

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13% complication rate6

Gastric Sleeve

The most common serious complications include staple line leaks, bleeding, stenosis/strictures and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).4

13% complication rate6

Gastric Band

Complications include band erosion or leak, blood clots, constipation, bowel perforations, esophageal dilation, food trapping, gallstones, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), hiatal hernia, indigestions, nausea and vomiting.4

21% complication rate6

Gastric Bypass

Complications include bleeding, blood clots, constipation, bowel obstruction, dumping syndrome, dehydration, dyspepsia, gallstones, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), hypoglycemia, incisional hernia, leaks, and nausea.4

Support and Resources

vBloc Access reimbursement solutions

Experienced reimbursement case managers help you navigate the complex process of applying for insurance coverage with new technologies. Our team will assist in prior authorization and appealing any denials of coverage to maximize your likelihood of insurance coverage and access to care.

Call a vBloc patient representative today to schedule an appointment.

A comprehensive individualized program that provides one-on-one and group coaching from nationally acclaimed nutritionists and dietitians to maximize your weight loss and help you achieve your goals.

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Are you qualified?

You may be a candidate for vBloc Therapy if you meet these criteria:

  • Have tried to lose weight by diet and exercise in a supervised program within the last 5 years

  • Are at least 18 years of age

  • Have a BMI of 35 to 39.9 with a health-related condition such as: Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, high cholesterol




    BMI of 40 to 45

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