From gastric sleeve surgery to a lap band procedure, you can trust the bariatric surgeons at Rose Medical Center for the best weight loss patient outcomes. Rose Medical Center, part of the HealthONE network of physician practices and hospitals in Denver, has one of the most experienced bariatric surgery programs in the United States. Our bariatric surgeons combine clinical excellence with educational programs to give each patient the best possible outcomes after his or her bariatric surgery.
Since the program’s inception, patients who have had weight loss surgery and undergone our revolutionary nutritional programs have lost half a million pounds! Our bariatric team’s goal is to help you lose weight, and keep it off.
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A Comprehensive, Extreme Weight Loss Program
At Rose Medical Center in Denver, our dedication to our bariatric surgery patients goes beyond the operating room. We want to provide you with a cost-effective, comprehensive weight loss program that meets your personal goals. We offer a variety of weight loss programs and procedures to help you achieve your desired weight, including support programs and seminars.
Our bariatric surgeons offer the following weight loss procedures:
- (RNY) gastric bypass
- Loop duodenal switch
- Sleeve gastrectomy
- Orbera intragastric balloon
- Gastric banding
- Band over bypass
- Complex bariatric revisions
One surgical option that may result in the best patient outcome is a vertical sleeve gastrectomy. During this procedure, a bariatric surgeon removes a portion of the stomach and forms the remaining portion into a thin tube called a gastric sleeve. Over time, weight loss occurs because the amount of food the body can consume and digest is restricted. In most cases, the part of the stomach that produces ghrelin, a hormone that stimulates appetite, is surgically removed.
One benefit of a gastric sleeve surgery is that it includes fewer restrictions on a patient’s diet after surgery, although the amount of food they can eat is drastically reduced. Typically, this operation is recommended for obese patients with a lower BMI.
Orbera Intragastric Balloon
Rose Medical Center and internationally recognized bariatric surgeon Dr. Michael Snyder are proud to offer patients the Orbera intragastric balloon weight loss solution. This innovative procedure allows patients with a BMI between 30 and 40 achieve dramatic weight loss quickly and safely. During the procedure, a bariatric surgeon endoscopically implants saline-filled balloons into the stomach, regulating the amount of food the body can digest and limiting appetite. After the balloons are implanted, patients are provided with nutritional coaching to help them lose weight.
We invite you to learn more about this revolutionary procedure and begin your weight loss journey today!