According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 1 in 20 Americans over the age of 20 are morbidly obese, increasing their risk of developing other health conditions like heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer. Lake Area Medical Center’s bariatric weight loss program is designed to help people improve their health and quality of life by using surgical intervention for weight reduction.
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Our weight loss program is designed to assist individuals with improving their health and quality of life through weight reduction. We are an accredited Bariatric Center by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).
To print a Lake Area Medical Center Bariatric Services brochure, please CLICK HERE.
For more information, email our bariatric surgery team below or call (337) 475-4760.
To request more information or to ask a question, please complete the following form. Our Bariatric Coordinator will respond to you shortly.
The Bariatric Services Department
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Patient results may vary. Consult your physician about the benefits and risks of any surgical procedure or treatment.
4200 Nelson Rd
Lake Charles, LA 70605