Our bariatric surgery program is accredited by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and is recognized as a center of excellence or distinction by Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, UnitedHealth Optum, and CIGNA.
Community Hospital offers two minimally invasive (laproscopic) weight loss procedures found to be the safest and most effective:
- Gastric bypass
- Vertical sleeve gastrectomy
Note: Dr. Chang and Dr. Vierra no longer perform adjustable gastric band placement as an option.
Our bariatric surgeons