Lose Weight with Bariatric Surgery at War Memorial Hospital
Bariatric surgery is the only proven method to achieve long term weight loss success in those individuals that suffer from morbid obesity. Although it is not right for everyone, it is a proven option for candidates whose obesity does not respond to conventional weight loss methods such as diet and exercise alone.
WMH offers a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to help you achieve long-term weight loss success. The physicians and staff of Advanced Surgical Care work very closely with your primary care doctor and other healthcare providers so that your journey toward weight loss is as smooth as it can be. We also work with very closely with your insurance company to make sure that all insurance criteria are met.
Surgical Options - Video Presentation
Advancements in Bariatric Surgery have resulted in different options for patients, which can sometimes be confusing. During your consultation with your Advanced Surgical Care surgeon, you'll discuss these options in depth, reviewing the pro's and con's of each for you and your particular situation. Watch the video below to get started understanding the different types of procedures and how they help the patient to lose weight.
Understanding Options and Costs
If you are considering bariatric weight-loss surgery and want to read more about the various options, please open the comparison of bariatric surgical procedures PDF below. See a side-by-side comparison of each procedure including information about the impacts of each on your overall health.
Some people wonder if they can afford this life-changing surgery. The two fee schedules below review the costs for two different options and the services that are included for each.
If you have additional questions or want to learn more, contact Advanced Surgical Care at (906) 253-9770 or visit our web page.