MIDBAND™ is an adjustable gastric band. It is a low pressure silicone band that is placed around the outside of the stomach by minimally invasive surgery (keyhole surgery). An inflatable band Small titanium reservoir (or port) A narrow silicone tube (catheter) linking the port to the band. Designed to be flexible, supple and smooth on all surfaces, the MIDBAND™ is used in Europe and in several other continents. MIDBAND™ is inserted by minimal invasive surgery via a 12mm trocar. MIDBAND™ gastric band keeps it's high quality standard through many improvements.