Weight Loss Surgery
If the scale has controlled your life long enough, consider a solution that could change your life-Well Beginnings, a weight loss surgery program at Houston Northwest Medical Center.
If you are struggling with morbid obesity, the bariatric surgeons at Houston Northwest Medical Center offer several bariatric surgery options (including LAP-BAND®, Roux-en Y gastric bypass and gastric sleeve) designed to promote long-term weight management. When fad diets and other weight loss methods leave you with little hope, bariatric surgery could help you lose the excess weight.Bariatric surgeries are not without severe risks including death and should only be considered as a last resort for weight loss. Weight loss varies according to the individual. This surgery is designed for those with a body mass index equal to or greater than 40, or equal to or greater than 35 with serious co-morbidities.