Weight Loss

Weight Loss Surgery

Florida Bariatric Centers at Memorial Hospital of Tampa is designed to help patients lose weight and keep it off. We go far beyond the surgery by providing a life-changing program that includes nutritional guidance, support groups, and coordination of counseling services.

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Our experienced, board-certified surgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of clinically obese patients by providing the adjustable Lap-Band® and the Gastric Sleeve.

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Your Steps – Our Support

Our program will provide to you a multidisciplinary team that will help in maximizing your results. This team consists of your surgeons, a registered dietitian, registered nurse, psychologist, and a patient care navigator. You will be take part in a program that is specifically tailored to your individual needs. This will include detailed nutritional information for both pre and post-operative periods. Additionally, one of our surgeons will refer you to a psychologist who will provide evaluations before surgery. Finally, your care will be directed by a team of professionals including a program coordinator and clinical coordinator working along with your team to help you lose weight.

If you have a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 35 or greater, or a BMI of at least 30 with existing co-morbidities, or are facing other health risks due to obesity call 813-657-2263(BAND) for information on attending a free seminar with our staff.