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Find hope th​​rough our surgical weight loss programs

Weight loss surgery, also known as bariatric surgery, is a tool to produce significant weight loss for morbidly obese people. If you have unsuccessfully battled a serious weight problem, Baylor Scott & White Health can help you take control of your health and change your life with bariatric surgery near you.

Hemos dedicado los recursos necesarios para brindarle una atención integral, incluida la educación del paciente, asesoramiento prequirúrgico, opciones quirúrgicas avanzadas y atención postquirúrgica a largo plazo.


¿Soy un candidato para la cirugía de pérdida de peso?


If you weigh 100 pounds or more over your ideal body weight or have other conditions that will only improve with weight loss, surgical weight loss could be the option if the usual diets and exercise have failed.

Qualifications for bariatric surgery near you may vary by location but can include:

  • Have a body mass index (BMI) 30 or greater*
  • Tipo 2 diabetes
  • Colesterol alto
  • Alta presion sanguinea
  • Enfermedad del corazón y derrame cerebral
  • Apnea del sueño
  • Asma
  • Artritis y articulaciones
  • La enfermedad de reflujo y la pirosis

*Most insurances require a BMI of 35 or greater with a comorbid condition

Opciones de cirugía de pérdida de peso

Baylor Scott & White offers several different kinds of weight loss surgery near you designed to help patients manage their weight.

The gastric band and RYGB procedures may be reversed through revisional surgery if results of a prior gastric bypass surgery are unsatisfactory or other issues suggest a reversal. When you meet with a weight loss physician on the medical staff, you will discuss options and determine the procedure that is most appropriate for you.

  • Cirugía Revisional
  • Roux-en-Y Bypass gástrico
  • Manga gástrica
  • Cirugía de bandas gástricas
  • Desviación Biliopancreática con Interruptor Duodenal

What to expect from weight loss surgery

Baylor Scott & White Health's caring and supportive weight management staff is excited to help you start a whole new life.

Before and during surgery

The decision to have weight loss surgery is a serious one that requires a commitment to a lifestyle change.

Make sure you know what to expect before and during bariatric surgery and talk with a weight loss surgeon on the medical staff at one of our facilities about the benefits and risks of each type of weight loss procedure near you.

Después de la cirugía de pérdida de peso

Después de la cirugía de pérdida de peso, el éxito de la cirugía depende de las opciones que usted hace. Tendrá que hacer cambios a lo largo de su vida en sus hábitos alimenticios y de ejercicio para mantener su pérdida de peso.

Clases y grupos de apoyo

Desde seminarios informativos antes de la cirugía hasta el apoyo después de la cirugía, varias ubicaciones Baylor Scott & White ofrecen clases y grupos de apoyo para pacientes de cirugía de pérdida de peso. Obtenga más información sobre los eventos cercanos.

Centros Especializados

Our weight loss surgery programs near you are accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).
Seleccione el centro que le gustaría visitar a la izquierda.
Baylor University Medical Center, parte de Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Frisco
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Grapevine
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Pflugerville
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Plano
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Templo
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Waxahachie
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