PeaceHealth Medical Group Surgery

Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Health issues related to weight can be a very sensitive topic for patients to discuss. The caregivers at PHMG Surgery recognize this, and use their wealth of experience and understanding to offer compassionate care at our nationally recognized weight-loss surgery center.

At PHMG Surgery, highly experienced bariatric surgeons and caregivers who specialize in weight management will treat you. Surgery takes place at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend, providing you with all the benefits that come from being a patient at an outstanding regional medical facility.

A Comprehensive Weight Loss Program

PHMG Surgery features a team approach with a variety of weight loss surgery options and access to a nationally recognized diabetes wellness program, a sleep disorders center, and one of the most respected cardiac and vascular centers in the Northwest.

To Get Started In the Program, Please Follow These Steps

  1. Contact your insurance provider to verify that your policy includes bariatric surgery.
  2. View our free informational seminar, which is available online here. If watching online is difficult for you, you can call 541-222-2700 or 1-866-683-1093 to request a DVD be mailed to you.
  3. To qualify for bariatric surgery, patients must stop all use of nicotine, including nicotine replacement products and vaping and marijuana products, including medical marijuana. Consider enrolling in our Options Tobacco/Smoking Cessation Program if you need help. Negative lab values of both are required for program participation. Be aware it can take as long as 30 days for levels to drop to negative.

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