Bariatric surgery patients on a healthy walk after successful weight loss
Expert support means long-term success

A Personalized Path to Better Health

Weight-Loss Support & Bariatric Surgery

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It's hard to find weight-loss solutions that really work. Even surgery is not a quick fix. But with the right support, lasting weight-loss success is possible.

You need experts who will give you personalized attention over time. At UVA Health, you'll find a support team that truly understands what they're doing and what you need to feel healthy and well.

Weight-Loss Expertise in Northern Virginia

As a Blue Distinction Center+, we offer the highest level of quality, results, expertise, and efficiency in delivering care.

What does this mean for you? It means you don't have to choose between a personalized experience and high-tech medicine. 

Our surgical expertise, advanced robotics, and cutting-edge science means you can count on us to provide the latest, most up-to-date treatments and care.

Easing Burdens Along the Way

We help you save money and time with:

  • Quick access to appointments
  • Telehealth consults and follow ups
  • Virtual options
  • Outpatient options, so you don't have to spend the night

Support for You as a Whole Person

You can take advantage of a complete suite of wraparound services that include:

  • Educational media
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Exercise coaching
  • Mental and emotional health counseling
  • Support groups

Clinic & Surgery Locations Near You

Find quality care and support in Northern Virginia at:

The Team

Zubowicz, MD, bariatric surgeon in Northern Virginia

Alexandra Zubowicz, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Board-certified medical director of the UVA Health bariatrics program in Northern Virginia.

Aaron Sachs, MD, bariatric surgeon

Aaron Sachs, MD, DABS, FACS

Board-certified general surgeon focusing on minimally invasive and bariatric surgery. Accepting new patients.

Our team provides surgical care in Haymarket, Warrenton, and throughout the region, and includes Ivory Lira, Dietician & Program Coordinator.