About The Bariatric Wellness Center

Nationally Recognized Care

Providence Saint Joseph Bariatric Wellness Center has been designated as an accredited program for bariatric surgery by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. To earn and maintain this accreditation, Providence Saint Joseph Bariatric Wellness Center must adhere to stringent requirements intended to ensure high quality care throughout your weight loss surgery journey.

Our compassionate team of providers works diligently to earn your respect and trust. In turn, we are proud to have received the following awards:

  • Accreditation by the American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network
  • Designation as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society for Bariatric Surgery
  • HealthGrades Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™
  • Ranked among the top 10 percent in the nation for bariatric surgery (HealthGrades)
  • Five-Star Rating for Overall Bariatric Surgery (HealthGrades)

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  • Our kids do not know what a normal weight is

    About one-third of U.S. children are overweight, and about 17 percent of those kids are obese. A key public health goal is to promote weight loss and healthy weight maintenance, and in recent years some studies show the...

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  • A Family Weight-Loss Affair

    Daughter and mother gave up dieting and underwent bariatric surgery at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank in late 2012. Diaz has lost 128 pounds and Conklin 80. Both are maintaining their new lower...

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  • Which Bariatric Surgery is Right for You

    Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center’s award-winning Bariatric Wellness Center offers minimally invasive procedures including Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and LAP-BAND®.

    LAP-BAND can be performed on an...

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