Seeking Help for Obesity

Across the United States, obesity is quickly becoming one of the foremost health factors affecting quality of life and overall heath. More than nine million people suffer from critically severe or morbid obesity, a chronic disease with numerous medical, psychological, social, and economic consequences.

Morbid obesity is defined as an excess weight of one hundred pounds or more over a person's ideal body weight, or as having a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or more. Morbid obesity related health concerns include diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, joint problems, and many others.

Our practice is dedicated to the surgical treatment of the disease of obesity, and this web site is designed to provide our patients with the information needed to make educated decisions regarding weight loss options. With a multidisciplinary approach, we aim to provide surgical weight loss solutions and a dramatic improvement in overall health and quality of life.

This web site is designed to inform, educate, and encourage individuals interested in surgical weight loss solutions to consider all of their options and make an informed decision regarding their future and quality of life. It is our shared goal to offer patients a compassionate and efficient approach to weight loss and surgical care.