Weight-Loss Surgery

Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery Options: Gastric Banding, Gastric Bypass, and Gastric Sleeve

Sisters standing side by side. Weight Loss Surgery. If you're morbidly obese and other treatments — including diet, exercise, and medication — haven't worked for you, you may be a candidate for bariatric surgery or obesity surgery.

The Methodist Weight Management Institute offers several minimally invasive laparoscopic weight-loss surgeries for patients with a BMI of 40 or higher or a BMI of 35 with weight-related conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, sleep apnea, or joint pain. Most patients are candidates for laparoscopic surgery.

Minimally invasive laparoscopic weight-loss surgery options available at the Methodist Weight Management Institute, include:

The weight-loss surgery process at the Methodist Weight Management Institute includes:

  • Surgery performed in a hospital setting
  • Pre-op and post-op support from a multidisciplinary health care team
  • In-person and online support communities

Advantages of laparoscopic weight-loss surgery compared to traditional bariatric surgery

  • Less pain
  • Fewer wound complications
  • Better lung function and higher overall oxygen levels after the procedure
  • Faster recovery

Are you ready to get started on your weight-loss journey? Click here to schedule a consultation with an independently practicing physician on the Methodist Health System medical staff. Contact the Methodist Weight Management Institute

Take the first step toward better health today. Contact the Methodist Weight Management Institute at 214-947-0004, toll-free 866-500-1852, or e-mail mailto:weightloss@mhd.com.

Schedule a consultation with an independently practicing physician at the Methodist Weight Management Institute.