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Weight management

Obesity can be devastating to both your health and your self-esteem. How far would you go to lose weight?

At CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care, we’ll make sure you go only as far as you need. We offer effective surgical and nonsurgical solutions for weight loss. By providing the physical, nutritional and emotional support needed for weight loss success, we help you keep the pounds off, ensuring a better, healthier future. 

The surgical weight management program at CHI Memorial is accredited as a Comprehensive Center in Bariatric Surgery with Obesity Medicine Qualifications by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®), a joint Quality Program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Our program has been accredited by the MBSAQIP since 2012.

To earn MBSAQIP Accreditation, CHI Memorial met essential criteria for staffing, training, and patient care pathways, ensuring its ability to support patients with obesity.  We also participate in a national data registry that yields semiannual reports on the quality of its surgical outcomes and identifies opportunities for quality improvement. This means that you have access to some of the most effective weight-loss surgery options in the region, as well as a highly trained medical staff who truly care about helping you lose weight. 


Bariatric Surgery

Weight loss surgery is usually for people who have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or above, or those who have a BMI of 35 or above with other conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease or sleep apnea. Ready to take the first step? Call (423) 899-1000

Non-Surgical Weight Loss

Our obesity medicine program is a non-surgical option that includes a a customized plan based on your medical history and weight loss challenges. Call (423) 899-1000 to schedule an appointment. 

Your Weight Loss Team

The surgeons, advanced practice providers, licensed dietitian, licensed clinical social worker, and the support staff at CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care are ready to partner with you to help you lose weight and keep it off.  

Learn more about our surgical and non-surgical weight loss solutions. 

CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care team