Four procedures. Same goal.
The option of weight-loss surgery is the start of a journey to reach that better, healthier you. A continuing journey that will take dedication to lose and keep the weight off after your surgery. If you qualify for weight-loss surgery, you and your bariatric surgeon can choose which of the following procedures are right for you.
Manatee Memorial Hospital is proud to be recognized by the Blue Cross® and Blue Shield® Association with a Blue Distinction® Centers for Bariatric Surgery designation, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. It is also designated as an Aetna Institute of Quality® Bariatric Surgery Facility.
Adjustable band to limit the amount of food your stomach can hold. Less invasive and one of the most effective treatment options.
Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy
Reduces the size of the stomach to feel full with less while absorbing full nutrients. Has a lower complication rate than gastric bypass surgery.
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
Our minimally invasive, gastric bypass surgery supports faster recovery and shorter hospital stays.