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As a physician or advanced practitioner, you have an opportunity to help morbidly obese patients improve their health and quality of life.
Recent studies have shown that for most patients many related health problems are resolved or significantly improved following surgical weight loss.
Mercy clinicians may enter orders directly into EPIC:
Referral 1055: AMB Referral to Bariatric Surgery
In Springfield and NWA, you can also refer to:
Referral 1052: AMB Referral to Weight Management Program (New Images)
Fax your completed form to the desired site. If you have any questions or need help making a referral, call us directly.
Fort Smith, AR
Northwest Rogers, AR
In order to be eligible for bariatric surgery, you must have a:
Co-morbid conditions directly related to weight include, but may not be limited to:
We offer minimally invasive laparoscopic surgical approaches for:
Our multidisciplinary bariatric surgery team supports patients through every step of their life-changing journey, to lay a foundation for behavior change that leads to permanent weight loss.
Providers who do not have access to EPIC should complete the referral form and fax it, according to the contact information provided, to the desired bariatric clinic. Download the form.