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Providers at The Bridges Center for Surgical Weight Management offer several options for surgical weight loss in Phoenix and Mesa, AZ. Each procedure has a unique set of benefits. Your bariatric surgeon and health care team at The Bridges Center will help you identify a procedure that’s right for your condition and weight loss goals. View a comparison chart of bariatric procedures below. Select a weight loss procedure to learn more about it.

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Health Benefits from Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery patients showed improvements in the following metabolic conditions:*

  • Type 2 diabetes remission in 76.8% and significantly improved in 86% of patients
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure) eliminated in 61.7% and significantly improved in 78.5% of patients
  • High cholesterol reduced in more than 70% of patients
  • Sleep apnea eliminated in 85.7% of patients

Joint disease, asthma and infertility were also dramatically improved or resolved. The study showed that surgery patients lost between 62% and 75% of excess weight.*

Benefits and risks of the surgical option you choose should be discussed with your surgeon. Your surgeon at The Bridges Center can evaluate the most appropriate surgical procedure for you during your consult appointment.

Is Weight Loss Surgery for You?

Learn More About Surgical Weight Loss | Phoenix & Mesa, AZ

For more information about The Bridges Center and your bariatric surgery options in the East Valley, attend one of our free weight loss seminars or webinars. In these seminars, you’ll learn about the unique challenges of obesity and how bariatric surgery offers a solution. Registration is free of charge. Call 602-251-8828 or register online.

Attend a Weight Loss Seminar or Webinar

*Please note: Results are not 100% guaranteed and may vary from one person to another.

Source: The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA®), 2004


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Please note: Results are not 100% guaranteed and may vary from one person to another.

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