Bariatrics

Many people live with obesity for years, but can’t participate in life as they really want to. Our patients have finally found freedom with surgical weight loss options. Combined with a program of diet and exercise counseling and other support, you can not only change your life, but greatly improve your health. Mercy is here to help.

What is Bariatrics?

Bariatrics describes two basic types of surgical weight loss:

  1. Procedures such as gastric banding, which limit the amount of food your stomach can hold.
  2. A combination of procedures like gastric bypass surgery and those that limit your stomach’s ability to absorb nutrients.

Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You?

Bariatrics may be right for you if you’re 100+ pounds overweight and have:

Why Choose Mercy for Surgical Weight Loss?

We’re committed to your successful weight loss and take a team approach to helping you get there. Our team includes:

  • Specialized physicians and nurses
  • Dietitians
  • Physical therapists
  • Mental health professionals

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