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Meet Our Surgical Weight Loss Team

Your Bariatric Surgery Experts

Throughout your weight loss treatment plan, you will receive world-class care provided by a multi-disciplinary team of highly skilled professionals. These specially trained and experienced experts are dedicated to serving your individual needs. They are committed to providing the highest quality care available to help you reach your weight loss goals. Our team includes surgeons, nurses, dietitians, physical therapists, social workers, and weight loss counselors.

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Weight loss surgery is generally designed for those with a body mass index (BMI) equal to or greater than 40, or equal to or greater than 35 with serious co-morbidities. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding with the Lap Band® is also FDA-approved for weight loss surgery in people with a BMI of 30 to 35 who have at least one obesity-related condition. Weight loss surgery is considered safe, but like many types of surgery, it does have risks. Consult with your physician about the risks and benefits of weight loss surgery.

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