Bariatric and Metabolic Institute

Bariatric Surgery


Innovative and personalized weight-loss care


The physicians and staff of the Bariatric and Metabolic Institute wish to extend a warm welcome to you and your family. We would like to have the opportunity to share information with you about our program and how achieving health and wellness is possible.

Bariatric surgery will change your life – physically, emotionally, and socially. At the Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, we understand the difficult challenges that are experienced when attempting to maintain weight loss. Maintaining a healthy weight is an everyday struggle for many. Our goal is to help you overcome obstacles that stand in the way of your good health.

Our institute is committed to providing patient-centered care in your community. Our providers will be available close to home when you need care. We are a multi-specialty team that will work with you every step of the way. Our focus is to improve your life through surgery, education and outstanding care. If you are ready to lose weight and gain your life back, consider attending a free information session at a location that is convenient for you.

The institute has board-certified and fellowship-trained surgeons who have years of weight-loss surgery experience and have conducted extensive bariatric specialty research. The bariatric program at West Penn Hospital is an accredited American College of Surgeons Bariatric Center of Excellence with the current designation of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Accredited Center – Comprehensive.

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