The Clinic is dedicated to comprehensive treatment and prevention of obesity and related metabolic disorders.
The Clinic focuses mainly on the treatment of obesity. It also specializes in the treatment of other surgical and internal diseases, in particular, using minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures.
Its comprehensive services include specialized outpatient care as well as inpatient, surgical and ICU facilities furnished with cutting-edge equipment enabling physicians to carry out the full range of bariatric surgeries as well as minimally invasive solutions to other surgical conditions.
The Clinic offers high European-level standard of care.
The Clinic is an example of the feasibility of mutually beneficial cooperation between a private health care facility and academic institutions. It will serve as an educational facility for the 1st Faculty of Medicine of Charles University in Prague – it has already obtained accreditation by the European Commission for Surgical Treatment of Obesity, and on November 1, it earned the title of the “European Centre for Excellence for Multidisciplinary Treatment of Obesity.”
Since it disposes of the best personnel and equipment possible and provides high quality team-care for obese patients, it has become the first clinic in the Czech Republic accredited by the International Federation for Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders - European Chapter.
It has also gained the title of IFSO-EC Centre of Excellence in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
The Clinic also participates in a number of research grants and studies, in which it sometimes co-opearates with renowned sites from abroad. Also, the clinic participates in major obesity research projects with the Imperial College in London, United Kingdom, or Sahlgrenska University, Sweden. In addition, the OB Clinic serves as an international educational centre for Johnson & Johnson.