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Let The Weight Be Over!


It's time to begin your journey to a healthier you with a proven long-term weight loss solution.  Bariatric surgery offers hope and help to those who have tried repeatedly to lose excess weight and keep it off!  

The Benefits of Bariatric Surgery

Weight loss is only one benefit of bariatric surgery – it can also help improve or resolve pre-existing medical conditions associated with obesity, such as Type 2 diabetes, hypertension (high blood pressure), high cholesterol, polycystic ovarian syndrome, obstructive sleep apnea, joint pain and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

Surgical Options

The Center for Surgical Weight Loss at Hahnemann University Hospital offers two bariatric surgery options:

Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

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Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy 

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These surgical procedures are tools designed to help patients achieve optimal weight loss.

Begin Your Journey!

Bariatric surgery is designed for those with a body mass index equal to or greater than 40, or a body max index equal to or greater than 35, with one or more serious co-morbid conditions.  If you are 75 - 100 pounds or more overweight, don’t wait a minute longer!  Register to participate in a FREE seminar, and learn how we can help you reach a healthier weight so you can start living a healthier life!

Learn More About Our Program

You can register to participate in our seminar online or in-person. Also, you can call 215-762-7070 and let us guide you through the process.

Am I A Candidate?
To be considered for bariatric surgery (such as gastric bypass surgery), you must meet certain criteria. Click here to learn more.

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How Do I Get Started?
How to get started with Bariatric Surgery at Hahnemann University Hospital.

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Attend a FREE Seminar
If you are considering weight loss surgery, register for one of our FREE seminars to learn about the journey toward a healthier you!

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Frequently Asked Questions
Read some frequently asked questions about bariatric surgery and get answers now!

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Meet Our Team
Meet our Bariatric Surgery Team.

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Our Program
Learn more about the Bariatric Surgery Program at Hahnemann University Hospital.

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Patient Testimonials
Our patients share their weight loss stories with you.

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Program Manual
Log in to view our Center for Weight Loss Surgery ​program ​manual.

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Surgical Options
Our board-certified bariatric surgeons have expertise in minimally invasive and laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass & Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy procedures.

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Support Services
Learn about the support offered for Bariatric Surgery Patients at Hahnemann University Hospital.

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