Magnetic Surgery® patients spend less time in the hospital and return to work within 5 days of surgery on average.1-2
Patients experience less pain than traditional bariatric surgery patients.1
Better Cosmetic Results
Look better after surgery with fewer incisions and less scarring.
Innovative technology that makes surgery less invasive
What is Magnetic Surgery?
Magnetic Surgery is a safe and clinically-proven alternative to traditional bariatric surgery. An external magnet is placed on your skin which controls a magnetic grasper inside your belly during surgery, eliminating a painful abdominal incision and resulting in less-invasive surgery. Take our quiz to see if Magnetic Surgery is right for you.Take the Quiz
Why Magnetic Surgery
*Based on retrospective, single-center study of 296 patients comparing magnetic liver retraction vs. a conventional liver retractor in bariatric surgery. Patients in the magnetic surgery cohort had significantly decreased 12-hour post-operative pain scores and hospital length of stay.
Hear it from real patients
"I felt great after surgery and was walking the same day without assistance. I didn't even feel like I had anything. I have lost nearly 100 pounds since then."– Catrina, Magnetic Surgery patient
Types of magnetic Surgery
Magnetic Surgery can be performed with several types of bariatric surgery.Explore Uses
How Magnetic Surgery Works
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- Welsh, et al. Magnetic Liver Retraction Decreases Postoperative Pain and Length of Stay in Bariatric Surgery Compared to Nathanson Device. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2021 Feb;31(2):194-202. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32678701/
- Rivas H, et al. Magnetic Surgery: Results From First Prospective Clinical Trial in 50 Patients. Ann Surg. 2018 Jan;267(1):88-93. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27759614