Bariatrics

Many people in Washington, MO 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 Bariatric Center in Washington, MO 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 in Washington, MO?

Mercy Bariatric Center - East Missouri is 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

Locations offering Bariatrics

Mercy Clinic General and Specialty Surgery - S. Fremont

1965 S. Fremont
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 820-3800
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mercy Memory Disorder Center - S. Fremont
(417) 820-2936

Mercy Hospital Springfield

1235 E. Cherokee
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 820-2000
Hours of Operation:
Open daily 24 hours.
Betty and Bobby Allison Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

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