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Take Charge Of Your Health.

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Every Day Is Another Transformation.

Change is certainly good. Especially when you’re given all the resources, education, and treatment needed to support your weight-loss goals and help you begin living the life you’ve always imagined.

It’s empowering to know that you have the ability to take control of your health. It’s even more empowering when you discover how easy it can be with the right support along the journey.

The Center for Metabolic and Obesity Surgery at Florida Hospital has performed more than 6,000 bariatric surgeries over the years. Leveraging the most advanced technologies, our team of renowned surgeons has more than 30 years of combined bariatric experience. We tailor treatment plans specifically to the needs of each patient, with support from a complete roster of nutritionists, exercise physiologists, and psychologists. That way, you can always feel comfortable and confident in the level of care you’ll receive.

All the resources needed for a full physical, mental, and spiritual recovery are right here. Sign up online now or attend a free bariatric information session in person to learn more about how we can help you feel whole.

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Listen as the bariatric staff, Dr. Kim and Dr. Smith of The Center for Metabolic and Obesity Surgery, share their passion for making a difference in the lives of our patients at Florida Hospital.

The personal support you need is here, no matter when you need it. From the start,  you’ll be assigned a designated digestive care coordinator who will be with you through each stage of your journey back to health. Your coordinator will be available to answer any questions about scheduling, treatment, therapy, and whatever else may come to mind. We help take care of the details so you can focus on regaining your whole health.

Putting You First.
From The Start.

Our expert surgeons and nurses are nationally acclaimed thought-leaders dedicated to improving the level of digestive care for our patients

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Florida Hospital is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s best hospitals.


You can expect significant weight loss from this premier gastric bypass surgery designed to make your stomach much smaller. By enabling food to bypass part of the small intestine, you’ll find yourself getting full more quickly, with less desire to eat, helping you keep the weight off for years to come.

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Celebration Info Sessions

Day: Every Wednesday

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Florida Hospital Celebration
Mangrove Conference Room
400 Celebration Place,
Celebration, FL 34747

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Your bariatric surgery is destined to be a life-changing event. To help you prepare, we’ve assembled this easy-to-understand reference guide to answer many of the questions that may cross your mind.

  • How much weight will I actually lose?
  • Will I still be able to eat the same way?
  • What is the recovery period?
  • Which are the latest technologies?

Whole-person care empowers you to take your health into your own hands. Going beyond the traditional, you’ll have access to a blend of programs and resources that target long-lasting lifestyle changes, with emphasis on diet and exercise to nourish your sustained well-being. We’re here to help you feel whole again — in body, mind, and spirit.


On A Mission To Advance Bariatric Care.

Covering The
Basics of Bariatrics.

Setting A New Standard For Complete Bariatric Surgery.

A Treatment Plan Tailored To You.

Here a complete series of bariatric surgery techniques is offered to ensure you receive the treatment that's best for you with the highest levels of care and compassion possible. After your procedure, you’ll begin a comprehensive follow-up program with personal support to help you maintain your weight-loss and healthy life.


This procedure is considered the most powerful approach for patients looking to lose the greatest amount of weight. It’s especially effective for insulin-dependent diabetes, high triglycerides or high cholesterol.


The gastric sleeve has become a popular option, since it doesn’t involve much ongoing maintenance and has a low rate of long-term complications. In addition, it’s been found to improve or potentially resolve type 2 diabetes for a number of patients.


Another technique our specialists use to catalyze weight loss is a laparoscopic approach that secures an adjustable silicone band-like device around the stomach to restrict food intake. It’s the second-most frequently performed procedure next to traditional gastric bypass surgery.

Please join us for a free information session to learn more about the bariatric surgery treatment option that’s best for you.

Answers. Guidance. Peace Of Mind.


Winter Garden Info Sessions

Day: Every Third Tuesday

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Florida Hospital Winter Garden
Trail Conference Room 2000
Fowler Grove Blvd.,
Winter Garden, FL 34787

Bariatric Expertise That Brings Change.

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Here are a few questions to ask yourself when considering if bariatric surgery is right for you.

  • Are you 100 pounds or more over your ideal body weight?
  • Is your BMI 40 or greater?
  • Is your BMI 35 or greater with obesity-related health issues, like diabetes or high blood pressure?
  • Have you been unsuccessful with traditional weight-loss programs and methods?

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MBSAQIP Accredited Center

The Center for Metabolic and Obesity Surgery is accredited by the MBSAQIP®, a national accreditation standard for bariatric surgery centers.