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Gold Coast surgeons tackle obesity epidemic

As featured in Doctor magazine - November/December 2016 issue.  Gold Coast husband and wife surgical duo, Dr Jacobus Jordaan and Dr Nova Jordaan have launched a new community engagement campaign...


Managing patients with Obesity: What Is Bariatric Surgery?

Bariatric Surgery refers to a suite of surgical operations performed on the stomach and intestines that alter the way food is consumed and absorbed. These procedures assist individuals with a high Body...


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...


What Is Bariatric Surgery?

Bariatric Surgery is a suite of surgical options, which can help people with a high Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or above. Doctors recommend weight loss surgery because it has been...


Dr Jordaan appointed as the Gold Coast Private Hospital’s Lead Researcher for the Bariatric Surgery Registry

Gold Coast specialist surgeon of 20 years Dr Jacobus “Jorrie” Jordaan has been appointed as Gold Coast Private Hospital’s lead researcher for the independent Bariatric Surgery Registry of Australia. Bariatric surgery...