Bariatric Surgery Close to Home in Southern Dallas County

Weight Loss Surgeries

Obesity increases risk factors for various health complications, such as diabetes, hypertension, sleep apnea and more. When the risk becomes significant a doctor may recommend bariatric surgery. Bariatric surgery (weight loss surgery) can be a life-saving operations for people with severe weight issues. The surgeons at Methodist Charlton provide patients with individualized surgical options help lose weight and gain health.

Procedures We Offer

Most forms of weight loss surgery involve shrinking or bypassing the stomach so that the patient will feel fuller quicker. This makes it easier for people to eat more reasonably sized meals and avoid overeating. Most weight loss surgeries are permanent, but there are some reversible and minimally invasive options.

Bariatric surgeries offered at Methodist Charlton include:

  • Laparoscopic inverted gastric sleeve surgery
  • Gastric bypass
  • Gastric balloon
  • Adjustable gastric banding
  • Revision weight-loss surgery

The surgeons at Methodist Charlton will guide and inform you on the specifics of each procedure before agreeing to surgery. Bariatric surgery is big decision, and you should know what the procedure will involve, what will be required of you during recovery and beyond.

Life After Surgical Weight Loss

Undergoing weight loss surgery is only half the battle. Lifestyle changes are a must to ensure that the surgery has the desired effects. Our team works with you to create a post-surgery care plan that includes a new diet and exercise routines.

If you’re interested in a weight loss journey, find a weight loss surgeon at Methodist Charlton to help you start today.