We have a comprehensive bariatric surgical program with a multidisciplinary team of professionals including:
- Nurse Practitioner
- Bariatric Nurse Coordinator
- Registered Dietitians
- Class Coordinator
- Exercise Physiologist
Other associates available for consult include Pulmonologists, Endocrinologists, Cardiologists, Radiologists, Gastroenterologists, Psychologists, Social Workers, and Sleep specialists
What bariatric procedures are offered at MFSMC?
- Sleeve gastrectomy (sleeve)
- Gastric bypass
- Adjustable gastric band (lap band)
- Duodenal switch (DS)
- Staged procedures
Most procedures are performed using the da Vinci® Surgical System (minimally invasive), which reduces length of hospital stay.
Patients can attend free support groups before and after surgery.