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:
Gastric Sleeve (Sleeve Gastrectomy)
Watch a video overview of the three most common surgical interventions for weight loss (larger files are below):
The Gastric Bypass Procedure was recently featured on 60 Minutes. The segment provides an exceptional look into how bariatric surgery is truly saving lives, is curing Type II Diabetes, is reducing high blood pressure, and in many instances is leading to patients going home with little to no dependence on prescription medicine after surgery. Imagine a day with a cure for diabetes and a reduction in dependency on medication treatment. Please view the story online.
Animations courtesy of Ethicon.