Bariatric surgery, aslo known as weight loss surgery, is surgery that is used to treat obesity by modifying the gastrointestinal tract to reduce intake of nutrients or absorption of nutrients.
There are specific guidelines established by the National Institutes of Health for bariatric surgery. Contact us today to find out if you meet these guidelines and we can help you in your journey to a healthier weight and lifestyle.
Is It Time for Change?
Are you considering bariatric surgery for weight loss? Did you know that many insurance companies require physician supervised weight loss prior to qualifying for the surgery? We offer a state of the art weight loss program that will guide you towards a healthier lifestyle and help you qualify for bariatric surgery to continue your journey to a healthy weight.
This program includes 6 months of guided weight loss with a one-on-one personalized program designed by a Registered Dietician.
Through individualized counseling, we can help you make changes towards a healthier lifestyle. We can provide tools to help you modify unhealthy behaviors and create long-lasting, positive weight loss and lifestyle changes. The program will be tailored to your individual needs to help you meet your goals.
The program will include goal setting, increasing physical activity, basic guidelines for starting a weight loss and exercise program, and components of a healthy diet.
The counseling will also follow you through the special diets before and after your surgery.
Components of the Weight Loss Program:
Results vary on individual patients.