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Four leading physicians in bariatric surgery. From the area’s leading health system.
Bariatric surgery is a serious, life-impacting experience. One of the most important decisions you’ll make along the way is deciding who will walk you through the medical weight loss process.
St. Joseph Health System’s comprehensive bariatric surgery program includes four experienced and caring physicians. All St. Joseph physicians are board certified and are Fellows of the American College of Surgeons.
St. Joseph General & Bariatric Surgical Associates is a regionally recognized surgical practice specializing in bariatric surgery since 2003. Surgical expertise includes the LAP-BAND Gastric Band system, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. This physician group includes Richard D. Alford, MD, FACS and Michael W. Steines, MD, FACS who have performed hundreds of bariatric surgeries, including Gastric Bypass surgery, Gastric Band placements, and the Sleeve Gastrectomy procedure. The team at GBSA believes in building relationships with our patients that lead to a successful bariatric surgery and a lifetime of good health. Click here to visit our website for more information.
St. Joseph Brazos Surgical Group is an established and successful Surgical and Bariatric practice specializing in the LAP-BAND Gastric Band system, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass surgery and the StomaphyX procedure. This physician group includes John A. Mason, Jr., MD, FACS and Bryan D. Parrent MD, FACS who have performed hundreds of bariatric surgeries, including Gastric Bypass surgery, Gastric Band placement, and the Sleeve Gastrectomy procedure. BSG surgeons believe that each patient deserves respectful treatment. You will find that Brazos Surgical Group surgeons practice medicine with honesty, integrity and compassion. Click here to visit our website for more information.
The success of our surgical weight loss patients is not only because of our physicans, but also because of the before and after care each patient receives from their whole bariatric team. This team that includes bariatric nurses, dieticians, exercise advisors, counselors, and other support staff who understand bariatric surgery and the important elements of long-term weight loss success. The goal at St. Joseph is always to help you achieve your weight-loss goals, improve your health, and maintain your success for the rest of your life. St. Joseph Health System has developed a comprehensive approach to bariatric surgery.
Register for a FREE bariatric information session today!
To learn more about the St. Joseph Surgical Weight Loss Program, we encourage you to register for a free educational seminar by calling our office staff at 979.821.7329 or 800.914.0745 or by registering online at one of our physician websites listed above. We look forward to talking with you and answering your questions!