People who are excessively overweight often find that everyday activities such as sitting comfortably or walking long distances can become difficult. These individuals also may face medical problems including diabetes, high blood pressure and arthritis.
For some, diet and exercise may not be enough to help them lose weight, and bariatric or weight loss, surgery may be an option. Bariatric surgery can have complications and risks, so the decision to have the procedure should be carefully considered. It is extremely important to find the right physician to help you with your decision.
Bariatric Center of Excellence
We are pleased to have earned the designation of Bariatric Center of Excellence from the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). The ASMBS Center of Excellence designation recognizes surgical programs with a demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery.
Methodist Bariatric Surgery has been designated as a Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Learn more about our program and physicians, visit the Methodist Bariatric Clinic's Website.