If you are struggling with obesity, the Bariatric Center at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida can help you take control of your weight. The center's goal is to help you improve your overall health and, ultimately, your quality of life.
Obesity is a chronic disease that can contribute to dozens of health problems, from diabetes and heart disease to depression and cancer. While it is challenging to lose weight and keep it off, it is possible.
The team of weight management professionals from the Bariatric Center at Mayo Clinic will help you:
- Develop a treatment plan tailored to your needs
- Set realistic and achievable weight-loss goals
- Learn the skills necessary to maintain weight loss over the long term
Mayo's compassionate team of weight management specialists includes:
- Physician bariatrician — obesity medicine specialist
- Registered dietitians
- Clinical health psychologist
- Registered nurse
Specialists in heart and lung problems, nutrition and diabetes, sleep disorders, and other areas are available to consult, as needed.
Mayo Clinic in Florida has been accredited as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).