Medical & Surgical Services for Weight Loss
UTMB’s Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery offers you the comprehensive health care resources only an academic health center can provide. We offer complete care devoted to bariatric surgery. UTMB can help you achieve the success you desire, through:
- High-quality weight management services in a compassionate and healing environment. We treat both the body and mind.
- A multidisciplinary team of physicians and surgeons to evaluate your specific needs and provide the most appropriate medical and/or surgical treatment options available.
- Support from clinical and counseling psychologists, registered dieticians, physical therapists and other clinical personnel, as needed.
Our services include:
- Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass
- Lap Band AP® Adjustable Gastric Banding System by Allergan
- RealizeTM by EthiconTM
- Gastric Sleeve procedures
- Revisions of previous bariatric surgeries
- Medical weight loss consultation and programs
Watch video animations of these procedures below...
Gastric Sleeve (Sleeve Gastrectomy)