Weight loss surgery
If you've tried it all — diets, exercise, supplements — but still have more than 100 pounds to lose, you need new options for weight loss success. At PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center’s Center for Weight Management, we offer surgical alternatives for treating morbid obesity that can help you reclaim your health, lose weight and increase your energy so you can have the time of your life.
When it comes to weight loss surgery, PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center offers patients a choice of effective options that help you regain your life and health. Choose between:
Each option is minimally invasive, allowing you to quickly return to your daily activities. PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is designated as a Center of Excellence
by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, ensuring that you get the best care available before, during and after your procedure.
We work closely with your insurance company to help you through this process. If your insurance does not cover this procedure, we have competitive pricing for cash paying patients that includes the complete process for the surgery.(pricing effective June 1, 2014)
- Gastric Banding: $10,565
- Gastric Sleeve: $18,925
- Gastric Bypass: $26,540
Please contact the weight loss surgery coordinator via email
or call 360-514-4265 for details.
When you choose PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center's Center for Weight Management, you are choosing an entire team to help you reach your weight loss and health goals. As a regional center for bariatric laparoscopic surgery, our surgeons were the first to bring these advanced procedures to the Northwest. Now with more than 40 years of combined surgical experience, you can be assured that our team of specialized surgeons along with nurses, dietitians, psychologists, and insurance coordinators will help you get your life back.
When you decide it’s time and contact PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center’s Center for Weight Management, you get an entire team of support to help you achieve your weight loss and health goals. Our Surgical Team includes experienced surgeons, educators, coordinators and support staff to answer questions, give sound advice, and cheer you on so you can lose the weight and keep it off.
One year after weight loss surgery, average patients can expect to be 100 pounds lighter and enjoy the effects of their healthy choice. While weight loss will help you look better, it will more importantly improve your health, improving or eliminating many pre-existing conditions. With a combination of surgery, exercise, dietary modification, body contouring, and participation in behavioral health
and support groups
, you will have the opportunity for the new and healthier life you’ve dreamed of.
What would it be like to lose 50, 75, even 100 pounds or more? How would it feel to get your weight and your health back under control? How would it feel to move and breathe freely each day? Is it your time to lose? PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center’s weight management team can help you find the answers.