The Surgical Solution to Weight Loss

Sometimes diet and exercise aren’t enough. If you are 100 pounds or more above your ideal weight you might be a candidate for weight loss surgery. At Northern Bariatrics our physicians, surgeons and other health care team members are committed to delivering quality care and providing excellence in our bariatric services. Designed to meet the specific needs of the bariatric patient, our program provides support services to guide patients along their weight loss journey.

Our comprehensive Bariatric Surgical Program includes:

  • Complete medical evaluation
  • Surgical consultation
  • Psychological and nutritional counseling
  • Complete pre- and post operative care
  • Support groups
  • Fully-monitored and specially-equipped unit for inpatient care

Are You a Candidate for Bariatric Surgery?

  • Are you 100 pounds or more above your ideal body weight and want to lose weight?
  • Do you have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or greater?
  • Do you have a BMI of 35 or greater with one or more obesity-related health condition(s)?
  • Have other forms of weight control failed?
  • Are you over 18 years of age?
  • Are you well informed about the potential procedure and risks?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, then you may be a candidate for weight loss surgery.

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Bariatric Surgery Options

Start Your Weight Loss Journey Now

Step One:

Start by watching this informational seminar and learn about bariatric surgery options and the benefits.

Step Two:

After watching the video fill out the patient information form to request a phone consultation with our bariatric nurse navigator.

STEP ONE: Watch this informational seminar

STEP TWO: Request a free phone consultation

Meet Our Staff

Andrew Hollenbeck
Andrew Hollenbeck, MD
General Surgery
Amy Burns
Amy Burns, NP
Surgical Nurse Practitioner
Jane Poquette
Jane Poquette, RN, MSN
Bariatric Coordinator
Maggie Jakeway
Maggie Jakeway, RN, BSN
Bariatric Nurse Navigator



"Bariatric surgery at McLaren was my “reset button” on life."
- Alayna






*Weight loss results may vary and the results shown are not guaranteed.

Alayna