Bariatric/Medical Weight Loss
- Surgical vs. Non-Surgical Weight Loss
- Surgery Process
- Bariatric Surgical Candidate Criteria
- Types of Weight Loss Surgery
- Non-Surgical Medically Supervised Weight Loss
- Bariatric Seminars
- IU Health Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss Physicians
- Ongoing Support
- Insurance Information
- Contact Us
- Patient Stories
IU Health Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss, through its dedicated staff and physicians, delivers the highest quality of care and compassion to complex, morbidly obese patients. Its academic affiliation with Indiana University affords IU Health Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss access to cutting edge research, nationally renowned scientists, and the latest advancements in the fields of bariatrics and metabolism.
IU Health Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss is one of the only bariatric centers that offers not only surgical weight loss programs, but also a non-surgical medically supervised weight loss program for those who do not qualify for the surgical procedures, or may not want surgery. The surgeons, bariatricians, and psychologists at IU Health Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss, many of who are recognized as leaders and educators in the field, have performed thousands of weight loss operations, and published in numerous academic journals and textbooks.
All staff members are deeply committed to the science and art of caring for morbidly obese patients. Some of our staff have had weight loss surgery and possess a personal perspective that allows them to impart valuable knowledge and advice.
IU Health Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss also offers numerous pre and post operation support groups, as well as support groups for our Medically Supervised Weight Loss program. Having the right support throughout the entire weight loss process in an important aspect that is sometimes overlooked, and vital to long-term success.
Our 22,000 square foot facility and medical equipment are the most technologically advanced and are unsurpassed by any other facility in the area. The importance of having these services available from an exceptional full-scale medical facility cannot be underestimated.