If you're 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 your quality of life.
Obesity is a chronic disease that can contribute to dozens of health problems, including diabetes mellitus, heart disease, depression and cancer. While it is challenging to lose weight and keep it off, it IS possible.
The Bariatric Center has special expertise in a number of surgical and endoscopic interventions including gastric band removal, gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, duodenal switch, bariatric revision surgeries and endoscopic bariatric treatments.
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 consists of providers and caregivers from a variety of departments including:
- Nutrition Services
- General Surgery
- Physical and Occupational Therapy
Specialists in heart and lung problems, diabetes, sleep disorders, and other areas are available to consult as needed.