Bariatric Surgery for Weight Loss Overview


Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric Surgery

For many people, weight-loss surgery is an effective way to treat their obesity or morbid obesity. If you're thinking about weight-loss surgery, you probably have questions. Get the answers you need to make an informed decision about whether this procedure is right for you.

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Are You a Candidate?


There are several criteria for weight-loss surgery, including your weight and Body Mass Index (BMI). Your doctor will also consider any associated health problems you may have, such as diabetes and dietary restrictions.

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What Is Weight-loss Surgery?

Obesity Education

Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.