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The Ethics of Affordable Weight Loss Surgery – by Dr Jorrie Jordaan

Learn more about Streamline Sleeve Low cost bariatric surgery is a contentious issue, to say the least. While performing the surgery itself can be a technically simple task, that is...


Dr Daniel Cottam visits the practice

We were very excited to have Dr Daniel Cottam from Salt Lake City, USA visit the practice on the 17th of January and see Dr Jordaan and Dr Khan perform...


Coast obese top national average

Featured in the Gold Coast Sun newspaper.  By Laura Nelson Husband and wife surgeons Dr Jacobus and Dr Nova Jordaan, have launched a campaign to fight the alarming rise in...


Start The Conversation – Moving Your Body

OBESITY AND LARGE JOINTS Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis in Australia. Over 3 million Australians suffer from Osteoarthritis.  It can affect any joint but people often feel...


Start The Conversation – Mental Wellbeing

OBESITY CAUSES DEPRESSION When it comes to obesity and depression, it’s a case of which came first – the chicken or the egg? Depression is an important condition that is...


Start The Conversation – Treating Obesity Treats Disease

BODY MASS INDEX Over 5 million Australians suffer from obesity. Obesity can be treated. Sometimes people don’t seek treatment because they think, “It doesn’t apply to me. I carry some...


Start The Conversation – Planning a Family

OBESITY AND FERTILITY When it comes to fertility, time is not on your side. You want to everything you can do increase the chances of having a healthy baby with...


Start The Conversation – For Your Family

INVEST IN YOUR HEALTH It’s been said that we spend our health to gain our wealth, and then spend our wealth to regain our health. We work too many hours,...


Weight Loss Surgery… It’s not just about the Surgery

Obesity has overtaken smoking as the leading cause of premature death and illness in Australia. Obesity has become the single biggest threat to public health in Australia. The obesity crisis...


Dr Jordaan Launches “Start the Conversation” Community Health Campaign

Gold Coast specialist surgeon Dr Jacobus Jordaan has launched a new community engagement campaign to educate the public on the dangers of obesity and help break down the barriers to...