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Paradise Valley Hospital’s comprehensive weight-loss program offers surgical weight loss options for a healthier lifestyle.For people suffering from obesity with a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 40 or greater, or 35 or greater with serious co-morbidities, surgical weight loss may be the best possible option. Our goal at Paradise Valley Hospital is to promote significant and lasting weight loss, a healthier, more active lifestyle and a fuller, more enjoyable quality of life.

Take the first step to a healthier lifestyle

Weight loss surgery, also known as bariatric surgery, can help you restore your confidence, mobility and health. Bariatric surgery can change your life dramatically, with some formerly obese patients no longer needing insulin, blood-pressure medications or CPAP machines.

Why should I consider weight loss surgery?
Obesity can be isolating, limiting movement and keeping you from doing even the simplest activities. Our bariatric specialists understand that being overweight is difficult, so we treat patients with understanding using advanced technology so you get the best results possible.

What conditions can bariatric surgery alleviate?
Obesity takes a toll on your health, often exacerbating life-threatening conditions. Some of the conditions bariatric surgery can alleviate include:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • High blood pressure
  • Joint disease
  • Sleep apnea
  • Respiratory conditions

Surgical weight loss treatment options offered:

  • Gastric bypass
  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Adjustable gastric band
  • Revision bariatric surgery

Bariatric surgery is designed for those with a body mass index equal to or greater than 40, or equal to or greater than 35 with serious co-morbidities.

Find out if Surgical Weight Loss is right for you

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