Lap Band Surgery at Midsouth Bariatrics in Memphis, TN
At Midsouth Bariatrics in Memphis, TN, Dr. George Woodman and his team perform minimally invasive surgery for the morbidly obese. When diet and exercise aren’t enough, Midsouth Bariatrics offers the surgical solutions of lap band, sleeve gastrectomy, and balloon procedures to facilitate weight loss.
Midsouth Bariatrics tackles the many factors that can lead to obesity, including genetic and environmental factors, metabolic disorders, and lifestyle. ASMBS and the Surgical Review Committee has recognized Midsouth Bariatrics as a Center of Excellence in bariatric surgery for its multi-disciplinary approach to solving weight-loss problems. The center incorporates a team approach and “Club New You” program to ensure patients’ success throughout and following their surgeries.
Dr. George Woodman
Dr. George Woodman is the founder of Midsouth Bariatrics and a board-certified bariatric surgeon. Dr. Woodman graduated from Emory University and completed his surgical training at the University of Tennessee. As a private practice surgeon for over thirteen years, he has performed over 3500 bariatric surgical procedures. Dr. Woodman is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and a full member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgery (ASBS).
Midsouth Bariatrics is located at 6029 Walnut Grove Rd, Suite 100, Memphis, TN 38120. Visit them online at midsouthbariatrics.com or call them at 901-869-2000 for more information.
Lap Band Surgery at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, TN
With obesity becoming an epidemic nationwide and in Memphis, more people are looking to surgery for help with obesity problems. Baptist Memphis at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tennesee offers a number of bariatric or weight-loss options, including Lap-Band, gastric sleeve and gastric bypass surgery, as well as other bariatric surgery options. The program at Baptist Memphis also offers a “Renew: Healthy Lifestyle Solutions” program for patients seeking non-surgical weight-loss solutions.
Dr. George Woodman
Dr. George Woodman of MidSouth Bariatrics practices at Baptist Memorial Hospital and offers educational seminars on the benefits and risks of weight-loss surgery and its growing use in the treatment of morbid obesity. Dr. Woodman was one of the first surgeons in the U.S. to perform the lap band procedure. See his brief biography above.
Baptist Memorial Hospital is located at 6019 Walnut Grove Rd., Memphis, TN 38120. Call them at 901-226-5000 or visit the weight-loss website.