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IU Health North Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery

Important COVID-19 Notice:

To protect you and our team, we are taking careful steps for everyone’s safety. If we do not contact you to reschedule, please plan to arrive for your appointment at your scheduled time.

  • Patients are encouraged to come to the appointment by themselves and will be screened. If the patient does not pass the screening, the appointment could be asked to reschedule their appointment.
  • One adult companion may accompany the patient (e.g. driver, caregiver) and will be screened. If the companion does not pass the screening they will be asked to leave.
  • If the companion is a parent or guardian of a minor child and does not pass the screening, another adult can be screened, or the appointment will be rescheduled.

Here is what you can expect at your in-office appointment for your safety:

  • All office staff and providers will be wearing a mask.
  • All patients and visitors age 2 and older will be required to wear a mask, which we will provide.
  • We follow strict procedures for cleaning surfaces between each patient visit.
  • We have spaced out waiting areas to enable social distancing and set up new ways to limit your time spent in waiting areas.

If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19:

Learn more about the steps we’re taking to keep you safe. Besides in-person visits, we continue to offer Virtual Visits based on your needs. If you have questions or would like to confirm your appointment, please call your provider’s office.

IU Health North Hospital offers customized surgical solutions for patients who have morbid obesity.

Our bariatric surgery program has been named a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program Comprehensive Accredited Center. That means we have a track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery.

Our team features experts in the following:

  • Surgery
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Psychology

Together, we work daily with weight loss patients and understand your needs.

We are here to support you throughout your weight loss journey. We help you establish a lifestyle that promotes your health and wellness after your surgery. We offer support groups before and after surgery. These groups help you establish healthy behaviors and maintain your weight loss.

Our Services

Our bariatric surgeons have performed thousands of weight loss operations. These include gastric band, gastric sleeve and gastric bypass surgery.

    About IU Health North Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery

    Our team features experts in the following:

    • Surgery
    • Nursing
    • Nutrition
    • Psychology

    Together, we work daily with weight loss patients and understand your needs.

    We are here to support you throughout your weight loss journey. We help you establish a lifestyle that promotes your health and wellness after your surgery. We offer support groups before and after surgery. These groups help you establish healthy behaviors and maintain your weight loss.

    Our Services

    Our bariatric surgeons have performed thousands of weight loss operations. These include gastric band, gastric sleeve and gastric bypass surgery.