Weight Loss Options 

Atlanta’s premier weight loss center, the Center for Weight Management at Gwinnett Medical Center, offers many surgical weight loss and non-surgical weight loss options. Each weight loss procedure has different advantages and disadvantages you can discuss with your surgeon.


Lap Band

Gastric banding, or lap band, is a type of weight loss surgery that uses an implanted device to restrict the amount of food you are able to eat.

Arthur after lap-band surgery 

Read more about Arthur's results from lap band surgery.



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Gastric Bypass

Gastric bypass, or roux-en-y gastric bypass, is a laparoscopic procedure decreases the size of your stomach and bypasses a portion of the small intestine, reducing the amount of food that can be eaten and the amount of calories absorbed.

Jeff after gastric sleeve surgery


Read more about Jeff's gastric bypass story.



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Gastric Sleeve

Gastric sleeve, also known as sleeve gastrectomy, decreases the size of your stomach to restrict food intake without altering digestion.

Rhonda after sleeve gastrectomy weight loss surgery



Read more about Rhonda's results from gastric sleeve resection.



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Duodenal Switch

This weight loss surgery combines the restrictive benefits of gastric sleeve and gastric bypass. Duodenal switch is a weight loss surgery that combats overeating by restricting how much food you can eat and reducing the amount of calories absorbed. 

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ORBERA Balloon

The ORBERA balloon procedure is a two-part weight loss program that helps you eat smaller meals and reinforces portion control with a saline-filled balloon that takes up space in your stomach. The Orbera balloon works in conjunction with a medically supervised diet and exercise plan to help build healthy habits for long-term success.




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