Obesity Interventions | Medtech 360 | Market Insights | Middle East

Publish date: July 2017

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The Middle East obesity intervention market will grow through 2026, driven by increasing penetration of bariatric procedures and a growing obese population. Additionally, rapid growth in the intragastric balloon segment will help counteract declines in the gastric band segment, contributing to overall market expansion.

This Medtech 360 Report provides comprehensive data and analysis on the current state of the market for obesity interventions in Egypt, Israel, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and the UAE across a 10-year period.


Differences in obesity prevalence and penetration of interventions have led to wide variations in market value across the Middle Eastern countries.

Which countries have seen a high penetration of obesity interventions?

Which countries have the strongest potential for future growth? In which countries will emerging products be adopted strongly?

How strongly will the obese population in this region grow through the forecast period?

In several Middle Eastern countries, the internal closure device market will be significantly affected by device reuse.

In which countries is device reuse more prevalent? How will this trend affect unit sales and revenues?

How will this trend change going forward?

Several emerging devices that are about to be launched in the US or European market will likely enter the Middle Eastern market in the coming years.

Which devices are anticipated to enter the Middle Eastern market over the forecast period?

Which existing obesity interventions are going to be impacted due to the emergence of these new devices?

What have physicians said about newer interventions such as the POSE procedure?

Table of contents

  • Middle East
    • Abstract
    • Executive Summary
      • Market Highlights
      • Competitive Highlights
      • Market Developments
      • End-User Insights
      • Geographies Covered
      • Procedures Covered
      • Products Covered
    • Version History
    • Obesity Intervention Market
      • Market Highlights
      • Market Definitions
      • Epidemiology Forecast Data
      • Procedure Forecast Data
        • Gastric Banding Procedures
        • BPD Procedures
        • Gastric Bypass Procedures
        • Intragastric Balloon Implant Procedures
        • Sleeve Gastrectomies
      • Market Forecast Data
      • Competitive Highlights
      • Market Shares
      • Competitive Factors and Strategies
        • Distribution and Sales Network
        • Emerging Technologies
        • Product Portfolio Management
        • Physician Training and Marketing
        • Mergers, Acquisitions, and Partnerships
      • Market Developments
    • Gastric Band Market
      • Market Highlights
      • Market Definitions
      • Market Forecast Data
      • Competitive Highlights
      • Market Shares
      • Competitive Factors and Strategies
    • Internal Closure Device Market
      • Market Highlights
      • Market Definitions
      • Market Forecast Data
      • Competitive Highlights
      • Market Shares
      • Competitive Factors and Strategies
    • Intragastric Balloon Market
      • Market Highlights
      • Market Definitions
      • Market Forecast Data
      • Competitive Highlights
      • Market Shares
      • Competitive Factors and Strategies
    • Emerging Device Market
      • Market Highlights
    • Appendix
      • Abbreviations
      • Bibliography

Author(s): P Prasad, MS

Prasad Pallemsetty is a team lead within the Endoscopy, Diagnostics, and Healthcare IT Medtech Insights team at Decision Resources Group, specializing in the fields of gastroenterology, bariatrics, diabetes, ENT and bronchoscopy, gynecology, and urology. In particular, he has extensive knowledge of endoscopic devices, laparoscopic devices, and minimally invasive procedures. Prasad has attended many international conferences, including ENDOCON 2016 in Mumbai and Diabetes India 2018 in Kolkata, where he gained insight into the latest trends in endoscopic gastroenterology and diabetes treatments, respectively. Prasad holds a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy and a Master’s degree in Pharmaceutics. Follow Prasad on Twitter: @PPrasad_DRG