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Welcome to the Bariatric Surgery Center at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
The Bariatric Surgery Center at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center provides a complete weight loss program based on your unique needs. Our team includes bariatric surgeons, gastroenterologists, registered dietitians, exercise physiologist/physical therapist, mental health professionals, and a bariatric coordinator.
MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center is fully accredited through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) for providing the safest most effective weight loss surgery procedures. MBSAQIP works to advance safe, high-quality care for bariatric surgical patients through the accreditation of bariatric surgical centers.
Services we offer
Our Bariatric and Weight Loss Management Program offers:
- Educational seminar - This is a mandatory education seminar to determine if you are a candidate for bariatric surgery.
- Preoperative weight management program - A three to six month monitored weight loss program.
- Bariatric Surgery - Our program offers safe and effective weight loss surgery and top bariatric surgeons trained in the latest technologies.
- Free Monthly Support Group - A solid support system for long-term weight loss success. Monthly meetings include open discussions about weight loss information and activities to promote a healthy lifestyle.
- Facebook Support Group - This private Facebook group is for current and prospective patients to have an avenue to share their progress and have an opportunity to connect with others who are on this same journey. Visit our Medstar Franklin Square Medical Center Bariatric Facebook Support Group
Take the first step in the right direction and begin your weight loss journey today. Complete the online seminar now to get answers to your questions about bariatric surgery.