Welcome to the surgical weight loss program at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center. We are the only hospital in Lake, Geauga and Ashtabula counties offering a surgical bariatric program! We are an accredited center of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBASQIP).
The Center for Bariatric Surgery can help meet the need for effective, long-lasting weight loss for obese individuals when diet and exercise alone are not enough.
Obesity is a life-threatening and life-long, costly and progressive, multi-faceted disease of excess fat storage.
Bariatrics is the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of obesity. This includes state-of-the-art surgical options which can be performed using minimally-invasive procedures:
In addition to sustained weight loss, bariatric surgery has been shown to help reduce the risk of other health problems such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, hypertension and sleep apnea.
The Center for Bariatric Surgery provides a complete surgical weight loss program that has been designed for you to be successful at losing your excess weight, keeping it off long term and living a longer and healthier life.
For more details on the UH Geauga Medical Center Bariatric Surgery Center, to schedule an appointment, or to register for a free weight management seminar, please call 440-285-6469.
Learn about the surgical weight loss program at University Hospitals from our expert surgeons as well as specialized bariatric nurses and dietitians.
To get started, find a free patient information session at UH Geauga Medical Center or view all sessions offered at other convenient locations. Fill out our online registration form or call
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