Lap Band Surgery at Henry Ford Bariatric Center for Weight Loss Surgery in Detroit, MI
Henry Ford Hospital's bariatric program in Detroit has been named by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery as a Center of Excellence. With more than 2,200 bariatric surgeries to date, the surgical team at Henry Ford provides experience and skilled care with each and every patient case. Surgeons are supported with a team approach that includes physicians, nurses, registered dietitians, psychologists and exercise specialists. Almost all surgeries done at Henry Ford Hospital are performed laparoscopically – 99% of them.
The center offers both Roux-en-Y gastric sleeve and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, along with the lap band procedure.
Dr. Jeffrey A. Genaw
Michigan native Dr. Jeffrey A. Genaw attended medical school at Wayne State University and completed residency at Oakwood and Henry Ford Hospital for family practice and general surgery. He is the medical director of Henry Ford’s Bariatric Weight Loss Center. Dr. Genaw strives to bring new technology, when appropriate, to his clinical settings. Surgical areas of interest include minimally invasive surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, weight-loss surgery, cancer surgery, hernia surgery, gallbladder surgery, and breast surgery.
Visit Henry Ford’s Bariatric Surgery Center’s website or call 800-HENRYFORD for more information. Henry Ford Hospital is located at 3031 W Grand Blvd # 700 in Detroit, MI.
Lap Band Surgery at The Lakes Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan
The Lakes Medical Center near Detroit, Michigan is a full-service surgical center offering colon, heartburn, gallbladder, hernia, and weight-loss surgeries. With over 30% of the adult population in the state of Michigan suffering from obesity, bariatric weight-loss surgery offers an option for patients seeking long-term lifestyle change. Weight-loss surgeries performed at Lakes Medical Center include gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and lap-band procedures.
Dr. Matthew Weiner
Since 2006, Dr. Weiner has performed over 400 minimally invasive weight-loss surgeries. Dr. Weiner’s team maintains that he is set apart from other bariatric surgeons in “his knowledge of nutrition and fitness and his ability to inspire and motivate patients to make necessary lifestyle changes ensuring long-term weight-loss success.”
Dr. Weiner received his medical degree at the University of Michigan and graduated in the top quarter of his class. After finishing his residency, he was a faculty surgeon at Wayne State University for five years before starting his own private practice. Dr. Weiner is an active member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons (ASMBS) and is the current secretary of the Michigan state chapter of the ASMBS.
The Lakes Medical Center is located at 2300 Haggerty Road, Suite 2070, West Bloomfield, MI 48323. Visit them online at drmatthewweiner.com or call 248-413-2670 to schedule a free educational seminar.