Bariatric Surgery Program

Weight Loss Surgery

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"Obesity is a preventable medical condition that can cause diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea and joint problems. If exercise and diet alone have failed to help, weight loss surgery offers an effective way to lose weight and improve your health. At UVA, we have the most experienced bariatric and metabolic surgery team in Central Virginia. We offer the following procedures: Surgical options: Gastric bypass Sleeve gastroplasty Non-surgical options:
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Weight Loss Surgery Support & Resources

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If you're considering weight loss surgery or have already had it, join us for free Lighter Life Obesity Support Group meetings.

We meet at 5:30 p.m. on every third Tuesday of the month.

Nutrition counseling plays a crucial role in the weight-loss surgery process. We'll help you before and after the procedure to set goals and establish successful eating habits.