Obesity rates continue to increase in the United States, with serious health implications. An estimated one-third of all Americans today are overweight or obese, increasing the risk of weight-related health conditions which include:
Bariatric surgery is reserved for those who have been unable to achieve long-term weight loss through diet and exercise. For many, it may offer the only remaining hope for improved health, a longer lifespan and a better quality of life.
CHI St. Luke’s Health-Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center is your partner in the fight against obesity and is committed to providing Houstonians area access to the latest, life-changing bariatric surgical options.